The following are the requirements before State/LGA will be available for selection:

Steps to follow - A Letter from State Government to Permanent Secretary/Principal Registrar of Marriage, Ministry of Interior, Old Federal Secretariat, Area 1, Garki-Abuja seeking Approval to conduct Statutory Marriages in Nigeria.

The letter should include the following;

1. State Government Representative Details:

  • Name of Government Representative.
  • Email of Government Representative.
  • Address of Government Representative.
  • Phone Number of Government Representative.



2. LGA Marriage Registrar Details:

  • Name of LGA Marriage Registrar(s).
  • Phone Number of LGA Marriage Registrar(s).
  • Email Address of LGA Marriage Registrar(s).
  • Address of LGA Marriage Registry(s).

Once the Permanent Secretary/Principal Registrar of Marriage approves the application, the State/LGA will be available for selection to conduct Statutory Marriage in Nigeria