Puerto Morelos weddings

Wedding in Holbox

Wedding Services

Holbox is a unique place where you can celebrate your wedding immersed in nature. The town’s picturesque boutique hotels will help you host any type of wedding: from a regular civil marriage, a religious wedding or a Mayan wedding.

There’re three hotels that can organize your event that have the perfect facilities with private beach areas to host your special day next to the Caribbean Sea with the sound of the waves and the stunning sunsets Holbox has to offer.

Services that you can hire in Holbox include:

  • Boutique hotels with wedding organizer services, that can host your wedding and coordinate the event.
  • Wedding cake
  • Professional photographer
  • Medical laboratories for the prenuptial clinical analysis (required by law)

Requirements for marriage between two Mexican citizens

  1. Photocopy of identification documents for 4 witnesses, all above the age of 18, and of Mexican citizenship (two for the bride and two for the groom)
  2. Original and photocopy of the bride and groom’s birth certificates
  3. Prenuptial Medical analysis performed by a certified laboratory or physician, signed by the medic, and stamped by the lab. Must include HIV test and test for hereditary or incurable diseases as well as blood type test. (Only valid for 15 days after the tests)
  4. Photocopy of ID of the bride and the groom.
  5. Photocopy of proof of military service.
  6. If either party is a widow (er) or divorcee, he or she must include a certified copy of either the past spouse’s death certificate, or the divorce record.
  7. If either part is under 18, he or she must have photocopies of both of his/her parent’s ID, and both must be present; or a marriage permit bestowed by the Municipal government.
  8. Marriage request form correctly filled and signed by both.
  9. Payment of corresponding fees.

Requirements for marriage between Mexican and Foreign citizen

  1. Two witnesses must bring official identifications and a photocopy of such ID.
  2. Prenuptial Medical analysis performed by a certified laboratory or physician, signed by the medic, and stamped by the lab. Must include HIV test and test for hereditary or incurable diseases as well as blood type test. (Only valid for 15 days after the tests)
  3. Original and a photocopy of birth certificate of both bride and groom.
  4. An original and a photocopy of the foreigner’s birth certificate translated to Spanish by an approved translator.
  5. An accord expressing which type of marriage is desired: conjugal partnership or asset separation.
  6. Original and a photocopy of the Mexican’s identification, and the foreigner’s passport and a photocopy of it.
  7. Permit from the Immigration Office of the Secretaría de Gobernación allowing the marriage between a Mexican and a foreigner.
  8. Payment of corresponding fees.

Requirements for marriage between two foreign citizens

Two weekdays prior to the wedding, both parties must present:

  1. Original and a photocopy of the identifications of two witnesses. Both must also provide their age, address, nationality, occupation and kinship.
  2. Wedding request form, filled and signed.
  3. An accord expressing which type of marriage is desired: conjugal partnership or asset separation.
  4. "Tourist card" that was given to you upon entering Mexico at customs and immigration.
  5. Original and a photocopy of birth certificate of both bride and groom.
  6. Prenuptial Medical analysis performed by a certified laboratory or physician, signed by the medic, and stamped by the lab. Must include HIV test and test for hereditary or incurable diseases as well as blood type test. (Only valid for 15 days after the tests)
  7. Original and photocopy of both passports.
  8. If either party is a widow(er) or divorcee, he or she must include a certified copy of either the past spouse’s death certificate, or the divorce record.
  9. Payment of corresponding fees.