Currency: Fijian dollar
Languages: English, Bau Fijian and Fiji Hindi
Flight time: 20 hours from London
If you dream of a tropical wedding abroad then Fiji could be the perfect destination for you. With miles of pristine white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, it is a picture perfect location to hold your big day. You can choose to get married at one of the many beautiful resorts or on one of the beautiful beaches or even by a tropical waterfall. Made up of 332 islands, there are plenty of stunning locations to choose from. With a warm climate, friendly locations and a fun and relaxed atmosphere, a wedding in Fiji is perfect if you are looking to escape to paradise. There are some legal aspects to consider when getting married in Fiji which you wedding planner will be able to advise you on.
To get married in Fiji you will need: Original or certified copy of birth certificates;
Statutory Declaration signed by a Justice of Peace or Notary Public or Solicitor to prove that the persons are not married [this declaration both applies to first or the second marriage;
Consent of the father if under the age of 21 years or mother if father is deceased. Minimum age for marriage in Fiji is 16 years and above for female and 18 years and above for male;
Names of two witnesses who are 21 years of age or over.
Couples must present themselves together to apply for the license. For further information visit http://www.fijihighcommission.org.uk/travel.html