Marriage and registered partnership are possible for everyone in Austria, including same-sex couples. You can marry or establish a registered partnership anywhere in Austria, regardless of your place of residence.
What documents do I need to get married or for the registered partnership?
Depending on whether you or your partner have a foreign connection, you will need different documents. Therefore, we generally ask you to contact Service Unit Registry office and citizenship - Marriage .. for an appointment by phone or e-mail . for an appointment.
For Austrian citizens you generally need the following documents:
If you have a foreign connection (e.g. foreign citizenship or birth, marriage, divorce, etc. abroad), please contact the Service Unit Registry office and citizenship - Marriage .. by telephone.
How can I reserve an appointment for the marriage?
It is possible to reserve an appointment at the Innsbruck Registry OfficeService Unit Registry office and citizenship - Marriage ) by telephone at the earliest six months before the desired date of the marriage or partnership. The wedding ceremony takes place in the wedding hall in the Goldenes Dachl. There is also the possibility of an outdoor wedding in the Congresspark Igls or in the Villa Blanka.
How do I get a registered partnership?
The civil partnership takes place at the registry office InnsbruckService Unit Registry office and citizenship - Marriage ) in the wedding hall in the Goldenes Dachl. It is possible to reserve an appointment by telephone. There is also the possibility of a registration in the Congresspark Igls or in the Villa Blanka.
Please note that we are unable to provide information on entitlements to benefits (pensions, maintenance, etc.). For this, please contact the district court or your pension fund.
Wedding ceremony in the Congresspark Igls or in the Villa Blanka
You would like to celebrate on a large scale, but the wedding hall in the Goldenes Dachl is not enough? In this case there are the outdoor wedding ceremonies in the Villa Blanka and in the Congresspark Igls. Here you can combine the civil wedding ceremony and the subsequent celebration.
The first contact is possible for bridal couples about the two providers already one year before the desired date. For each wedding ceremony, additional civil fees are charged at the statutory rate.
You want to travel after the wedding?
If you change your family name at the time of marriage/partnership and then travel, please make sure that your name on the bookings must match the name on your passport. It may take a longer time to issue a new passport. Please inform yourself in advance about your options in the Service Unit Registry office and citizenship - Marriage
How do I get a marriage certificate?
When you get married, the registrar will give you two marriage certificates. If you wish, the registrar can also issue one of these two marriage certificates as an International Marriage Certificate.
If you still need a marriage certificate and your marriage/partnership was concluded/established in Austria, you can apply for the marriage certificate at any registry office - i.e. also at the Innsbruck City Magistrate's Office. In some cases, however, the marriage/partnership must first be subsequently registered. Therefore, we kindly ask you to contact the Service Unit Registry office and citizenship - Marriage .. by phone or e-mail. to contact.
Last updated 01.12.2022