Weedings in the Municipality of Esbjerg

"To have and to hold"

In the Municipality of Esbjerg you can choose to be married in the romantic medieval town of Ribe, in the energy metropolis of Esbjerg, outdoor by the beautiful Wadden Sea, in your home or where ever you may wish.
We shall always do our utmost to meet with your wishes. 

The Wedding Ceremony 

It is very important to us that your wedding is performed according to your wishes. One of our registrars will conduct the official part of the ceremony, accompanied by a wedding speech. on love and marriage. After the ceremoni, there will be ample time to exchange rings and having your photos taken. Conclusively you and the witnesses will sign the wedding documents, and you will receive your marriage certificate and a small gift from Esbjerg Kommune. You can also bring a little something to drink a toast with. 

Where can you be married

The Old Town Hall in Ribe
The Old Courthouse in Esbjerg
Outdoor wedding or own home (only in the municipality of Esbjerg)


Getting married on special occasions or at the ocean

On New Year’s Ewe or in connection with large events or on a special date like 07.07.2017 - or even at the ocean - read more 

How to get married


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The Register Office

If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact the Register Office (Vielseskontoret) by telephone or in writing. You can also book an appointment for a wedding ceremony:

Esbjerg Kommune, Borgerservicecenter Ribe
Giørtz Plads
DK-6760 Ribe
Mail: vielse@esbj...
Tel. +45 76 16 89 00

Telephone line opening hours:
Monday to Wednesday at 8 am - 15 pm 
Thursday 8 am - 17 pm
Friday 8 am - 13 pm 

Vielser i Esbjerg Kommune - foto Esbjerg Byhistoriske Arkiv

Ting og Arresthuset i Esbjerg


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