Canadian nationals will need to ensure that they have the following documents, all of which are legal requirements should you wish to marry in Italy.
Based on the above two documents, the Canadian Consulate in Italy will issue a Nulla Osta (Certificate of non-impediment) to be filed with the Registry Office of the city where the wedding will take place
The Nulla Osta must be legalized at any Prefettura office in Italy.
IMPORTANT: Women whose previous marriage was terminated within the last 300 days must obtain a waiver from a law court in Italy. This is issued on medical evidence that she is not pregnant.
“These instructions have been prepared on the basis of the most updated information notified to our company by the relevant authorities. The aim of these instructions is to provide guidance to our potential clients. However this guidance is without prejudice to any amendments applied from time to time to current procedures by authorities involved in wedding paperwork, which will be confirmed by our staff upon confirmation of wedding bookings.”
“The information provided herein reflects the most updated instructions made available to us. We disclaim all responsibility and liability with regard to any changes and amendments dictated by the relevant authorities involved in the process that might be introduced with immediate effect and with no prior notice.”