Capital city – Port Vila
Currency – Vatu
Official language – English, Bislama, French
Flight time: 0 hours from London
If you are looking to travel long haul to say ‘I do’ then take a look at Vanuatu. Made up of a collection of volcanic islands, located East of Northern Australia, Vanuatu is a remote and beautiful place to get married. If you’re getting married in Vanuatu then there are plenty of beautiful resorts with on-site wedding planners to help you with planning your big day. With miles of stunning beaches and a paradise feel, this is the perfect island for the ultimate romantic wedding abroad. Not only is it a picture perfect location for your wedding, it will also be a beautiful place to have a romantic honeymoon, why not take a trip to see some of the stunning waterfalls or simply relax on one of the many beaches.
To get married in Vanuatu you will need to contact a marriage coordinator in Vanuatu at least 6 weeks before the wedding date.
You will also need:
Photocopies of birth certificates of both bride and groom
Photocopies of passports (showing the photo page) of both bride and groom.
If either the bride or groom were previously married or held another name, send photocopies of the divorce papers or name change papers.
Completed Notice of Intended Marriage form (included in the information packages)
The required forms must be faxed, sent by post or courier to the marriage coordinator so that they arrive at least 4 weeks prior to the wedding date.
If the couple is travelling alone, the marriage coordinator can provide witnesses.
For more information you can visit http://www.vanuatu-vacations.com/vanuatu_weddings.html