3º MarriageA marriage is the voluntary union between a man and a woman, formalized in the terms of the law with the objective of establishing a life in common.Individuals able to contract matrimony are all those individuals for whom no matrimonial impediments exist, as contained in the Angolan or special legislation.
Only individuals over 18 years of age may marry
Exceptionally, a man who has completed 16 years, and a woman who has completed 15 years of age, may marry when, considering their particular circumstances and the minors’ interests, matrimony is the best solution.
The authorization to which the above item refers will be granted by Parents, Guardians or by the individual(s) who have charge of the minor(s). The Court on the advice of the Family Court can issue this authorization when refusal of authorization is shown to be unjustified.
FORMALITIES INHERENT TO THE REGISTRATION OF MARRIAGE PERFORMED BEFORE THE CONSULAR AGENT.a) By registration
The following are the necessary requirements:
b) By Transcription
Marriages that are performed before the appropriate local civil authorities are recorded by transcription.
Documents to present to the Consular Post: