Marriage Requirements - Mexico

The following requirements are for legal marriages only. Same-Sex legal ceremonies are accepted.

  • Valid passports
  • Blood Tests: The blood tests can be done at the resort. Please work with your wedding coordinator to arrange.
    • Cost of blood test $200 USD per couple
  • Marriage Application Form: Your wedding coordinator will send you this form to complete 15 days prior to the wedding.
  • Witnesses: You will need to have 4 witnesses present at the legal ceremony, and they must have valid a passport and to have arrived in Cozumel at least 3 business days prior to the wedding.
    • Witnesses can be provided for a tip of $10 USD

*If you are planning a symbolic ceremony you will simply need valid passports and to have arrive 3 business days in advance of the ceremony. Blood tests and additional paperwork will not be necessary. If you are planning a legal wedding to a Mexican citizen, additional requirements may be involved. Contact your wedding coordinator for more details.