Getting Married in British Columbia

You’ve decided to tie the knot. Congratulations! Learn the legal requirements to marry in British Columbia, as well as the steps involved (hint: you need a licence to get married).

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marriage, getting married, marriage licence, marriage ceremony, marriage commissioner, witnesses, Dial-A-Law