mogle wrote:hillbilly girl wrote:girls - unless I'm mistaken, you still have to APPLY for the certificate, even if yr celebrant/minister, etc has sent in the paperwork - I don't think its a GIVEN that they send you a copy, unless you have paid yr celebrant MORE to get an official copy
Absolutely. I thought I/someone had said this earlier in the thread.
DH and I just went in to BDM ourselves and got it on the spot. That's the easiest way! Or just apply online.
fair enough thought I'd just let the newbies to the thread know
there always seems to be a lot of misinformation about lodging/getting yr marriage certificate