FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
Do we need a marriage licence?
Yes, you do. Marriage licences are valid for three months from the date of issue and, for ceremonies held in Alberta, may be obtained from any Registry Office in the province. For detailed government information about getting a marriage licence, click here.
To find a Registry Office, click here.
Just for fun: In the days of old, the top tier of the wedding cake was to be placed under the couple's bed so that the bride would be fertile and bear strong children. After a year, the bride and groom would consume what was left of the cake for luck or health. (Ewwwwww!!)