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I wish to marry a Portugese woman She has EU citizen passport

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I wish to marry a Portugese woman She has EU citizen passport . I am a UK citizen. I am widowed .I have UK passport She has final divorce papers in Portugal .
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
What is your question please?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

i wish to know what rules apply. Does this require any goverment permissions? Does she have to have permission to reside in uk? What residence proof is needed? She has been in uk since 2012,

What paperwork is involved and what is process

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Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Hello,

No immigration or other permissions required for her to marry you in the UK.

You both need to give notice to marry, see here for the entire process:

https://www.gov.uk/marriages-civil-partnerships/giving-notice-at-your-local-register-office

Hope this helps
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

does the same apply in portugal?

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 2 years ago.
Yes, as a UK citizen, you would not be limited by any immigration formalities to marry her in Portugal.
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