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What is the Price to Initiate the marriage process?

The cost of the marriage process and registry is 120€

This amount includes the process before the marriage and the registry carried out after the marriage.

Non-urgent marriage on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday, outside the registry office or at the registry office but outside of the operating hours

The cost of the marriage process and registry will be 200€ if you opt to get married:

  • on a Saturday, Sunday or holiday
  • on a business day, outside the registry office or at the registry office but outside the operating hours.

In such cases, you must ensure the transport and pay for the travelling costs of the registrar.

If, by law, the marriage is deemed as urgent, only the cost of 120€ will be charged (for instance, if one of the engaged parties is under the risk of eminent death).

Marriage with a prenuptial agreement

If you wish to prepare a prenuptial agreement, besides the marriage process and registry costs indicated above, you will also pay the following amounts.

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Amount added to the process and registry cost

Prepare, amend or revoke a prenuptial agreement

if you opt for one of the scheme provided for by the Civil Code

100€

if you opt for an atypical matrimonial property scheme - that is, a scheme not provided for by the Civil Code, in which the engaged couple defines the rules, within the law’s limits

160€

Register a prenuptial agreement or its amendment, when these have been prepared outside a civil registry office. For instance, prepared in a notary office.

30€

Payment methods

  • Multibanco.
  • In cash (if you submit the request in person).
  • Certified or bank cheque to the order of IRN, in euros, from a bank represented in Portugal and withdrawn from an account domiciled in Portugal.
  • Postal order to IRN.