Do you want to register a Civil Union/Partnership Marriage in Kwazulu Natal? 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 Kwazulu Natal
Dundee Medium Office
34 Wilson Street
Telephone: 034 212 5283
Durban Medium Office (Commercial Road)
66 Dr AB Xuma Street
Telephone: 031 333 9111
Esikhawini Small Office
11 Ilanda Street
Telephone: 035 796 1036
Hlabisa Small Office
Telephone: 035 838 1932
Hluhluwe Medium Office
Lot 99 Zebra Street
Telephone: 035 562 0677
Civil Union Wedding in Kwazulu Natal
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
Dundee, Durban, Esikhawini, Hlabisa, Hluhluwe, Ingwavuma, Ixopo, Kokstad, KwaDukuza, Ladysmith, Mbazwana, Mtubatuba, Newcastle, Nongoma, Paulpietersburg, Pietermaritzburg, Richards Bay, Tongaat, Ulundi, Ulundi and Vryheid
in Kwazulu Natal.