Cayman Islands Marriage Requirements
The information below outlines the marriage requirements for getting married in Cayman Islands
Getting married in Cayman is easy:
- There is no waiting period to get married in the Cayman Islands.
- Couples must arrange for a marriage officer and a Non-Resident Marriage Licence.
Arrangements with the Marriage Officer should be made prior to filing the application for the marriage Licence. Marriage licenses can be obtained on the same day as application. - You must produce a Cayman Islands International Immigration Department Pink Slip showing proof of entry. Cruise passengers may present their ship boarding passes to demonstrate they are legally in port. - Valid passports or original or certified copies of birth certificates along with photo identification. Photocopies are not accepted. - The minimum legal age to marry without parental consent is 18. - Original divorce or death certificates are required. Photocopies are not accepted. - Two witnesses must be present at the ceremony. - Fees are $200 U.S. (or CI $160 in Cayman Island Dollars).
The registrar's office should be contacted for specific rules regarding planning your destination or beach wedding in Cayman Islands. They will also provide information regarding marriage licenses and marriage certificates.
Marriage Licences can be obtained from:
Deputy Chief Secretary,
3rd Floor, Government
Tel: 345 949 7900.
Visit the Cayman Islands Wedding Directory