Ministry of Interior Citizenship and Business.
This is to inform all Public Places of Worship that have applied for Renewal of their License to conduct Statutory marriages that the Permanent Secretary/Principal Registrar of Marriage has approved a Six (6) month stay of action (Moratorium) on the expiration of their license.
All places of worship that had applied for the renewal of their licenses now have a grace a period of six months to continue with the conduct of marriages pending their inspections. Upon successful completion of their and payment of the appropriate inspection fees, final approval shall be granted.
Consequently, all the applicants for marriage can now access the eCitiBiz portal to choose their places of worship for the celebrations of marriage within a six month period with effect from 15th of February, 2021.
Thank you for your usual cooperation.
SIGNED: PERMANENT SECRETARY/PRINCIPAL REGISTRAR OF MARRIAGES
MINISTRY OF INTERIOR