Getting Married in Jamaica

Important information you need to know when planning on getting married on the beautiful island of Jamaica.


Applying for a Marriage License in Jamaica

A Jamaican marriage license must be obtained from the Government of Jamaica before a marriage can take place. The process of documents takes one month. All documents must be sent to your Wedding planner at least thirty (30) days prior to your wedding date. You can EMAIL or FedEx these directly to your Wedding planner.


You can be married 24 hours after arriving in Jamaica providing, prior application has been made and approved for a marriage license.


Requirements for getting married in Jamaica

  • Proof of citizenship – certified copy of birth certificate
  • Copy of identification
  • Proof of divorce if applicable (original certificate of divorce)
  • Certified copy of death certificate for widow or widower
  • All legal documents must be in English or legally translated into English


How to have a flawless wedding!

  • Having a well organize professional wedding planner with the passion and drive is essential, it’s easy to find a wedding planner the thing that is not easy to find is the individual that possesses with the gift, skill, passion and drive that will go all out to ensure satisfactory service to their clients
  • Selecting the ideal location – every Bride have different taste and style so the same property that please a Bride before won’t necessarily compliment the other
  • Select high quality professional Photographer, Video-grapher, DJ & Caterer
  • A florist with creative ideas and style
  • Decoration that stand out, unusual and very unique
  • A makeup Artist that will make you look flawless
  • Creating Souvenirs that have sentimental value to both Bride & Groom

Planning a wedding takes a lot of work and dedication, a person mind, heart and soul have to be in it otherwise it can be disastrous. Therefore in choosing a wedding planner look out for those characteristics that are vital if you are looking for a flawless wedding. That’s it for now, if you have any questions, please feel free to send us an email or give us a call. We are happy to assist you with any query or concern. Be bless!

Weddings in Paradise

Wedding Planner: Jillian G. Guy
Horace Drive . Phase 2, Orange Bay, Hanover
Telephone:+1 (876) 845-8153 . +1 (876) 823-1564 . +1 (352) 269-1211
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