Totana City Council processed a total of 28 civil marriages during the first seven months of 2018, specifically until July 31, according to sources from the Bureau of Statistics, responsible for the management of this municipal service.
Last year 2017 a total of 59 celebrations were counted, while in 2016 there were 45 and in 2015 there were 42 celebrations.
In addition, in 2014 a total of 43 celebrations were held, while in the years 2013 and 2012, 22 and 31 were celebrated, respectively, so that this administrative procedure is progressively increasing in recent years.
For the start of the Civil Marriage file, it is an essential requirement to go before the Civil Registry of Totana, located in the Totana Courts, in Rambla de la Santa Avenue, or in any Court of Spain.
The couple must be informed in the aforementioned Registry of the necessary documentation to get married.
There they will be provided with the explanatory form of the necessary documentation, the instance for its later presentation in the Registry.
Remember that it is the exclusive competence of the Civil Registry, so you can not request a date for marriage in the City of Totana until the parties have appeared in said Registry to perform the appropriate procedure.
Once the appearance with the witnesses in the Civil Registry, the couple can go to the City of Totana (Statistical Service, ground floor) and request the date to get married.
They are established as business days for the celebration of civil marriages in the City of Totana from Monday to Friday, at noon;
and on weekends, enabling the Plenary Hall for this purpose.
The amount of the fee for each service is that established in the Fiscal Ordinances, so that it is 60 euros from Monday to Friday at noon;
and 120 euros on Friday afternoons and weekends.