The service is given to a couple who wishes to be joined in matrimony. The marriage is solemnized by the District Commissioner in accordance with the law.
Who is eligible?
- Be twenty one (21) years old or above
- Widow / widower
- Sane (Mentally fit ) persons
- Divorced persons
How do I get this service?
- The couple should present themselves in person at the time of registration and at the time of solemnization.
- Any witness above twenty one (21) years for each party.
What supporting documents are required?
A certified copy of a valid National Identity card (Omang).
How long will this service take?
Filling of Solemnization forms twenty one (21) days before the marriage is solemnized.
How much does it cost?
P 40.00 for banns, P 90.00 for special.
Where can I obtain this service?
District Commisioners Offices throughout Botswana.
Where can I get more information on this Service
National and Civil Registration Offices throughout Botswana.