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Marriage registration

Anyone wishing to marry in Germany must notify the competent authority of the intended marriage orally or in writing.

Information on the conduct of the marriage is also provided by the competent authority in a personal interview.

Specific information on marriage includes benefits:

  • Enforcement with a foreign partner
  • Execution with divorced or widowed partner
  • Enforcement with a partner with custody

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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