Do you want to register a Civil Union/Partnership Marriage in Gauteng? Contact your nearest Home Affairs office which
has appointed Marriage officers who can solemnise civil unions/partnerships. The DHA office can inform you on the procedure.
Home Affairs office in Gauteng
Brakpan Medium Office
Elveko Building, 118 Kingsway Ave
Telephone: 011 744 8120
Cullinan Medium Office
Cnr R513 and Main Road(R515)
Telephone: 012 734 1016
Evaton Medium Office
3825 Union Road, Mafatsane
Telephone: 016 430 0219
GaRankuwa Medium Office
8835 Ntlatleng Street, Zone 5
Telephone: 012 703 0146
Heidelberg Medium Office
26 Euckermann Street
Telephone: 016 341 6333
Civil Union Wedding in Gauteng
A civil partnership/union marriage in terms of the Civil Unions Act provides recognition in law for
Man/Man & Woman/Woman (same gender) couples
and is by law an arrangement alike a marriage between Man/Woman (hetero) couples.
A civil partnership/union is also known as a same gender marriage.
However, in South Africa a civil union/partnership can also be formed by
Man/Woman (hetero) couples.
Legal consequences & Civil Union Attorneys
Civil partnerships have the same legal consequences, responsibilities and rights as a marriage under
the Marriage Act. Find Legal Experts here: Civil Union/Marriage Attorneys
Marriage officers who are appointed by Home Affairs and Magistrates are able to solemnise civil partnerships.
- At the ceremony there must be at least 2 competent witnesses present.
- The persons who want to register and enter into a civil union must be 18 years or older and may not be already married.
Contact the DHA Home Affairs office in directly or visit website:
Register and initiate a Civil Union/Partnership Marriage in
Brakpan, Cullinan, Evaton, GaRankuwa, Heidelburg, Johannesburg, Krugersdorp, Mabopane, Mahube Valey, Mamelodi, Nigel, Orlando West, Pretoria, Randburg, Randfontein, Roodepoort, Sebokeng, Springs and Wynberg