Steps to Getting
Married in The Bahamas
A couple can contact Barrington Brennen, the
Marriage Officer, via a WhatsApp call 242-477-4002
or land phone 242-327-1980, or email
firstname.lastname@example.org to begin planning
for the wedding.
Destination couples should arrive in the Bahamas two
to three three
days before the wedding date to facilitate
preparation for the wedding.
The couple is required, as soon as possible, to
email to the Registrar at
to make an appointment for an interview with he
Registrar to get the license to get married in The
Bahamas. This license gives the Marriage
Officer authority to do the marriage ceremony.
The license is to be given to the Marriage Officer.
The license to get married is valid for 90 days.
In other words a couple would have one to ninety
days to get married.
The marriage license fee of $100 ($B/$US ) is
paid to the Marriage Registry, Shirley Street,
Take both passports when attending the interview.
If anyone is forty years old or over, a sworn
affidavit of bachelorhood / spinsterhood is needed.
If anyone is divorced, a certified copy of the
divorce papers is needed.
If anyone is a foreigner,
proof of status in the country is required along
with an affidavit of bachelorhood / spinsterhood if
the person has never been married. Please print out
the application form to complete in its entirety to
bring along with you if you do not already have one.
Kindly state your contact information.
Divorced persons are required to present their
Click her for the application for a marriage
that must signed by a Marriage Officer, or
Justice of the Peace, or Notary Public in your
territory. If you life in The Bahamas,
Barrington Brennen can sign this documents.
Brennen's Wedding Request
Form and Fees
If you are requesting
Barrington Brennen to do your wedding, download, print, and
fill out application
Take application to
Barrington Brennen and/or email to
Note that Brennen
facilities for a wedding are not available on
in The Bahamas
The marriage officer
lives on the Island of New Providence, The Bahamas.
This is usually the destination of choice.
However, couples may choose another Bahamian island for
their wedding. Couples may choose to have a
wedding at their hotel, in a church, on
the beach, in a park or garden, or any where else they
Here are a few location
ideas for a wedding in The Bahamas (couples can explore
on their own):
Type of Wedding Ceremony
Couples may choose
a religious, traditional wedding based on their faith
tradition or a civil one. The length of the
ceremony is the couple's choice.
It can be just a few minutes to much longer.