For how long is a special licence valid?

Governor’s special licence is valid for three months after issue. If licence has become invalid no person shall proceed to solemnize the marriage until a new licence has been granted.

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May persons object to a proposed marriage?

Any person may notify his objection to an intended marriage by giving notice of objection to the Civil Registrar or Marriage Officer publishing the notice of banns

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Who can apply to be a marriage officer?

Ministers of religious denominations whether acting for one congregation or having the local superintendence of several congregations may apply to be appointed Marriage Officers for the Islands, but the Governor may refuse to appoint any such minister if he thinks him unfit.

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