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Finland

Here are the all the details we have for Finland:


Consular Section of the Embassy of Finland

38 Chesham Place London SW1X 8HW
Tel: (020) 7838 6200
Web: www.finemb.org.uk
Open Mon-Fri: 0900-1200

Source: Foreign Embassies in the UK at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office web site.


British Embassy Consular Section

British Embassy Itäinen Puistotie 17 00140 Helsinki
Tel: +358 (0)9 2286 5100
Email: consular.section.helsinki@fco.gov.uk
Web: www.britishembassy.fi
Open Mon-Fri: 09.00-12.00 – telephone only (local time)

Source: UK Embassies Abroad at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office web site.


Wedding Information

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To get married in this country you will need to bring your original documents and photocopies thereof. English is not an official language of this country, so you will probably need a translation of the following documents to get married:

+ Statutory Declarations
Certificate of No Impediment, stamped and sealed by a solicitor or Notary Public. Valid for 3 months from date of issue.
Non Impediment to Marriage Certificate dated within 4 months prior to the ceremony.
+ Birth Certificate
Full birth certificate of both bride and groom required.
+ Decree Absolute
If divorced, provide with a court stamp. An additional copy is usually required.
+ Spouse's Death Certificate
If widowed, former spouse's Death Certificate and previous Marriage Certificate.

Other:

+ Passport
Valid 10-year passport of both bride and groom required.
A copy is also required.

Marriages abroad are recognised by UK law only if they were were conducted in accordance with the local law of the country - although it cannot be registered at a UK register office. If there is any doubt about the legality, contact the Home Office before making any arrangements.

Seek advice from your GP in case you require any vaccinations or medical advice at least 3 months before departure date.


Hague Convention

Finland is a member of the Hague Convention, so any official documents legalised by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London should be valid.

Source: Member States of the Hague Convention at the Hague Conference on Private International Law web site.

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