Marriage Services

The imam of the Islamic Association is authorized by the Halifax Regional Municipality to perform matrimonial services (nikkah) for Muslims.

Information on the procedure for getting married (nikkah)

The Halifax Regional Municipality is empowered to issue marriage licenses. To apply for a marriage license the applicants must be 19 years of age or older.
Visit one of the Access Nova Scotia locations. To find a location nearest to you, please visit their website
For procedure on marriage licenses, please visit the Access Nova Scotia website

Marriage Certificate

Marriage certificates are issued by the government of Nova Scotia. To obtain a certificate, please click here.
For further information please Contact the Islamic Association of Nova Scotia.