Currency: Canadian Dollar
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Vancouver is a superb city to enjoy any time of the year and has been voted one of the best places to live in the world. So it probably comes as no surprise that weddings abroad in Vancouver are becoming more and more popular. So what has it got going for it? It offers some great venues for celebrating your big day, whether that be a luxury waterfront hotel, a fabulous country club or if you really want to make a statement, then you can hire a 110 ft luxury yacht and say your vows whilst cruising the harbour. Down town Vancouver is also a great place in which to hold your reception. With a myriad of places you are sure to find your perfect wedding venue in this vibrant city.
Getting married in Vancouver is a relatively simple process. Licences have to be obtained from the various local marriage licence issuers spread throughout the province. Only 1 person need apply and the documentation needed is a valid Photographic ID such as a driver's licence or passport and proof of age by means of a birth certificate. The licence will cost $100 Canadian Dollars and is valid immediately; however it has to be used before 90 days otherwise it becomes null and void. For further information please visit http://www.vs.gov.bc.ca/marriage/howto.html