Statements in Lieu of Certificate of Non-Impediment to Marriage Abroad

Published on Thursday, March 13, 2014

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Planning your wedding abroad involves many details. Having the correct documents authenticated and legalized is an important step.

Commonly requested, is a document called a “Statement in Lieu of Certificate of Non-impediment to Marriage Abroad”. This document is issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFATD) in Ottawa.

The process of obtaining your Statement in Lieu of Certificate of Non-impediment to Marriage Abroad by mail will take a minimum of three weeks. We can obtain your Statement in Lieu of Certificate of Non-impediment to Marriage Abroad in as little as one day!

Please check with the embassy of the country where you plan to marry to confirm exactly what documentation is required and ensure that you are aware of the country specific requirements. Next, contact IDC for more information and to get started.

Call us toll free at 1-888-433-1011 or visit us at idocscanada.ca .