Neither DFAT nor its missions offshore can advise on other nations’ certain needs for Australians to overseas get married.
For information on the present wedding demands for Indonesia please contact the nearest Indonesian Embassy/Consulate-General or the Indonesian Civil Registry Office (Catatan Sipil) in your community where in actuality the wedding takes place.
Being a guide that is general, listed here information might be of support.
The events towards the wedding will have to make their particular arrangements utilizing the regional spiritual minister and/or the civil registry celebrants and are also encouraged to get verification of this precise demands inside their particular circumstances. In addition, lovers will be encouraged to talk about along with their lawyer in Australia and/or Indonesia about some other actions which must be taken, particularly, but not just if, they want to live in a nation apart from Australia, or if perhaps they would like to separately hold property.
Engaged and getting married under Indonesian Law
Generally speaking, Indonesian nationals, and people of any other nationality may marry in Indonesia offered they hold a faith recognised by the Indonesian Government (Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism or Christian). Underneath the Indonesian Marriage Law, marriages might be done by Ministers of Religion, officers associated with the Civil Registry Office (Kantor Catatan Sipil) or perhaps the Office of Religious Affairs (Kantor Urusan Agama).