Bahamas Outline

Bahamas Marriage Laws

Quick Facts
  • ULC Ordination Accepted:
  • Minister Registration Required:
  • Minister's Residency:
  • Minister's Minimum Age:
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  • Marriage License Waiting Period:
  • Marriage License Valid For:
  • Marriage License Return Within:
  • Same-Sex Marriage Recognized:

1 How to Become an Ordained Minister in Bahamas

If you haven't already, you should get ordained online with the Universal Life Church. Ordination is free and can be completed in just a matter of minutes. Thousands of legally valid marriages are performed by ULC ministers around the world every year. Begin the process by clicking the big blue button below!

2 How to Officiate a Marriage in Bahamas

Next, you should contact the office of your local marriage authority (typically your county clerk). Let them know that you are a minister of the Universal Life Church in Seattle, and ask what they will require of you to officiate a legal marriage.

Select your county to quickly generate the contact information for your local marriage authority.

3 License to Marry in Bahamas

4 How to Perform a Wedding in Bahamas


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