The most requested marriage ceremony in Tuscany is the civil wedding and it can be hold in an amazing variety of beautiful locations: in historical town halls but also some private venues including medieval castles, villas, ancient palaces as well as panoramic outdoor locations.
By law, the ceremony must include the reading of the civil wedding articles in Italian that can be translated by an official interpreter.
The ceremony is conducted by the Mayor or substitute and usually it lasts 30 min. Some locations require you to sign a sworn statement a day or two prior to the wedding. You may enhance and personalize the civil marriage ceremony with your own vows, readings and music. There are no residency requirements to marry in Tuscany.