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Regulation (2009:263) On Marriage That Are Held By Specially Authorized Marriage Officiators

Original Language Title: Förordning (2009:263) om vigsel som förrättas av särskilt förordnad vigselförrättare

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Article 1 the provisions of this Regulation shall apply to the marriage as

conducted by the County Government has decreed to

wedding officiant.

section 2 of the County Board decides on the length of service for


paragraph 3 of the time and place of the marriage are determined by the Minister

After consulting with the couple.

4 section at the wedding, the Minister direct the following words

to the couple:

You have declared that you would marry each other.

Would you N.N. take that/this N.N. to your wife/husband?

(Answer: Yes.)

Would you take this latter N.N. N.N./to your wife/husband?

(Answer: Yes.)

I now pronounce you spouses.

§ 5 If the couple specifically requests the Minister may, in

instead of that specified in section 4, point the following words to them:

You want to marry each other. Marriage is based on the

love and trust. By entering into marriage promise you that

respect and support each other.

That spouses are you two independent individuals who can download

strength from your community.

Since you have stated that you want to marry

each other, I ask: would you take this latter N.N. N.N./to

your wife/husband to love her/him in sickness and in health?

(Answer: Yes.)

Would you take this latter N.N. N.N./to your wife/husband

love her/him in sickness and in health?

(Answer: Yes.)

(The couple can exchange rings.)

I now pronounce you spouses.

When you go out in life and return to everyday life, so remember the

want to fellowship, the love for each other and the

respect for each other as you felt in that moment and that led

you here. (Text written by Per Anders Fogelström.)

Let me wish you good luck and success in your marriage.

section 6, the Minister shall immediately make a note in a special

Protocol, what has occurred at the ceremony. In the Protocol

also, a note of auctioneer the time and place of the ceremony and

the couple's full name and place of residence.

When a notification of the wedding ceremony is broadcast to the Swedish tax agency, shall

Officiating note in the margin of the Protocol.

section 7 the Minister shall, for each year before the end of

subsequent January month submit their protocol to

the County Administrative Board.

§ 8 the Minister has the right to compensation with

one hundred and ten dollars for every marriage that he or she has


The same day, the Minister has conducted more than a wedding,

constitute remuneration for each thirty crowns marriage beyond the


§ 9 compensation in accordance with section 8 shall be paid by the County Administrative Board after

application of officiating.

Transitional provisions


1. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 April 2009, when

Regulation (2006:214) with details relating to marriage

and registration of partnerships that are held by the judge or

specially appointed person shall cease to be valid.

2. Older provisions still apply for the registration of

partnership as a starter before 1 May 2009.