Registry - Alimosho Local Government



Documentation for Marriage Registry

  • 2 passport Photograph
  • Birth Certificate of both couple
  • If Divorce ( a certificate of divorce)
  • If a Widow/Widower (Death Certificate of the former spouse)


Note: Couple must observe 21 working days from the day of documentation before getting certificate.



Couple are expected to choose a Thursday for the 4 hours counselling session.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Registration of new and old couples
  • Counseling registered couples
  • Issuing marriage certificate to registered couples
  • Rendering returns to Ministry of Local Government and Community Affairs


  • Nwachukwu Chioma Blessing

    My name is Chioma,I have three kids but my husband and I have not done marriage registry, my question is can I wear a white wedding dress for court registry?

    • 7:22 pm - January 25, 2019

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    • media

      Hello, yes you can wear white gown.

      • 7:33 pm - January 28, 2019

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  • Elsie

    Please how much is required to be paid as fee for application and other expenses at the registry and thereafter what next? Thanks

    • 7:45 am - April 25, 2019

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