Weddings in Fiji
Fiji’s weddings are unique because we will shape this special occasion to reflect your spirit, personality and aspirations while satisfying your dreams and fantasies of long-gone years.
It is easy and cost effective to organize a weddings in Fiji. Like love itself, no two weddings are ever the same in Fiji. Think casual, simple and stress-free and you’ll take pleasure in a unique, romantic island celebration with many sweet moments to confine for eternity.
No matter what island or package you select, you can guarantee that when your Fijian wedding is over, your dreams will have been made into reality, your family will be glowing with pride .And of course we hope that your love for each other will be as everlasting as the Fijian memoires you will cherish and as eternal as the Fijian sun. And if not, you could always come back to Fiji to get married again.
Choose a traditional Fijian wedding where exotic warriors will escort the bride to a perfect white sand beach beneath the swaying coconut trees. Gaze out to the clearest, crystal turquoise lagoons in the South Pacific. Hear the angelic voices of Fijian choir during your most special moments.You can choose to be married at almost every one of our selected wedding resorts in the Fiji Islands.
The couple must provide the following personal documents to the registrar for verification purposes at least two weeks before the wedding:
- Original birth certificate
- Valid passport
- Divorce papers, if applicable
- Death certificate if previous spouse is deceased
- Written parental consent is required if either party is under 18 years of age
- A Certificate of Single Status or certificate of no Legal Impediment must be produced if:
- Marriage between a Fiji citizen and a foreign citizen
- Marriage by former citizens of Fiji
- Marriage between foreign citizens residing in Fiji
- Marriage applicants from Japan must produce the koseki-shouhon to certify their personal details.
The current marriage fees are shown below in Fijian currency. Payment should be made by cash or postal money order made payable to the Registrar General.
Application for special license: F$20.25
Marriage officiated in the Registry (including normal standard Marriage Certificate):F$22.50
Marriage officiated by the Registrar or District Registrar after official working hours: F$30.70
Working hours are from 8.00am/4.00pm Mondays to Friday and closed on weekends and public holidays.
Traditional Fijian design Marriage Certificate: F$15.35
Standard Certificate: F$5.65
Legal Age: The legal age of consent to marry is 18 years old for both male and female.
Marriage Officers: Both religious and civil marriage celebrants are available. Arrangements may be undertaken for couples to bring their own celebrant to participate in the vows and the blessing of the ring but the local celebrant will solemnize the marriage and sign the marriage certificate.
Apostille Seal: All registered marriages certificate will be forwarded to the Foreign Affairs office to obtain an Apostille Seal to authenticate that the marriage is legal and be recognized in foreign countries.back to top