Wedding packages

Congratulations! You have decided to get married or enter into a registered partnership. In Maastricht, we offer a range of options subdivided into wedding packages. To register the date of marriage / date of registered partnership, please contact Mira Cramer and Mariëlle Peters, marriage registrars of the municipality of Maastricht.

Simple marriage 

With the basic wedding package, the wedding ceremony is short (20 minutes) and cannot be made longer. With this marriage package, you can only get married in the Wedding Room of the municipal offices at Mosae Forum.

If you choose the ‘simple marriage’ package, the ceremony can only be performed on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays between 9.00 AM and 12.00 noon.

More information about this package can be found in the drop-down menu at the bottom of this page.

Expanded marriage (available Monday to Friday inclusive) 

In the expanded marriage package (available Monday to Friday inclusive), the wedding ceremony is 30 minutes long, but can be made longer at an extra charge. With this marriage package, you can get married at any location except in the Wedding Room of the municipal offices at Mosae Forum.

If you choose the ‘Expanded marriage (available Monday to Friday)’ package, the ceremony can be performed on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays between 9.00 AM and 5.00 PM.

More information about this package can be found in the drop-down menu at the bottom of this page.

Expanded marriage 24/7

The 'Expanded marriage 24/7’ marriage package is the most extensive. The wedding ceremony is 45 minutes long, but can be made longer at an extra charge. You can get married at any location with this wedding package.

If you choose the ‘Expanded marriage 24/7’ package, the ceremony can be performed on all days, including public holidays.

More information about this package can be found in the drop-down menu at the bottom of this page.

We are legally obliged to make two time slots a week available for free-of-charge weddings.

  • Rates 2021

    • Administrative charges: € 420,-
    • Duration of ceremony: 20 minutes
    • Additional time for ceremony: not available
    • Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday
    • Time: between 9.00 AM and 12.00 noon
    • Location: Weddingroom at Mosae Forum
    • Wedding booklet: included
    • Hiring costs for municipality appointed witness(es): € 46,- per witness
    • Reserved time: if there are several weddings on one day, they are scheduled consecutively
    • Type of acts: simple speech
    • Civil registrar: you cannot select a civil registrar of your choice
    • You can only get married at the Mosae Forum Wedding Room location (Trouwkamer Mosae Forum)
    • If you cancel your wedding, you must pay a one-off cancellation fee of € 179,-
  • Rates 2021

    • Administrative charges: € 532,-
    • Duration of ceremony: 30 minutes
    • Additional time for ceremony: € 113,- for 30 minutes
    • Day: Monday to Friday inclusive
    • Time: 9.00 to 17.00
    • Location: your choice
    • Wedding booklet: included
    • Hiring costs for municipality-appointed witness(es): € 46,- per witness
    • Reserved time: 60 minutes
    • Type of acts: personal speech including preliminary interview
    • Civil registrar: option to choose your own civil registrar: if you are already a sworn in civil registrar in another municipality, the costs are € 95,-. You can also have someone sworn in or appointed as a civil registrar for a day. This costs € 381,-
    • Location: marrying at the Mosae Forum Wedding Room location (Trouwkamer Mosae Forum) is not an available option. You can get married on location in the municipal offices for € 200,-. You can also get married at any other location, but you will have to coordinate this yourself with the location manager of the venue
    • If you cancel your wedding, you must pay a one-off cancellation fee of € 179,-
  • Rates 2021

    • Administrative charges: € 701,-
    • Duration of ceremony: 45 minuten
    • Additional time for ceremony: € 113,- for 30 minutes
    • Day: all days including public holidays
    • Time: 00.00 AM tot 12.00 PM
    • Location: your choice
    • Wedding booklet: included
    • Hiring costs for municipality appointed witness(es): € 46,- per witness
    • Reserved time: 60 minutes
    • Type of acts: personal speech including preliminary interview
    • Civil registrar: option to choose your own civil registrar: if you are already a sworn in civil registrar in another municipality, the costs are € 95,-. You can also have someone sworn in or appointed as a civil registrar for a day. This costs € 381,-
    • Location: you cannot get married in the Mosae Forum Wedding Room location (Trouwkamer Mosae Forum). You can get married on location in the municipal offices for € 200,-. You can also get married at any other location, but you will have to coordinate this yourself with the location manager of the venue. 
    • If you cancel your wedding, you must pay a one-off cancellation fee of € 179,-