Marriage in Tønder (Tonder)

Foreign nationals can get married in Tønder. Each week, many Danish and foreign couples experience a wonderful, unforgettable day in Tønder Municipality.

Process: Please read more under “Process”.

Why Tønder?
Many couples from all over the world have married in Tønder over the years. Tønder is situated very close to the German/Danish border – only about 200 km from Hamburg (good train connections as well).

We are characterized by

  • Great experience
  • Great language skills (German and English)
  • Check of your travel documents and marriage on the same day
  • Friendly employees/registrars
  • Witnesses free of charge
  • A personal wedding experience in historical, romantic surroundings

With warmth and empathy we are making a great effort with every single couple.

Closing days

28 March -1 April 2024

1 May 2024

9 - 10 May 2024

20 May 2024

5 June 2024

29 July - 9 August 2024

23 December 2024 - 2 January 2025

Contact Registry Office


+45 74 92 97 09

Telephone Hours
Monday and Wednesday 9.00 – 10.00

Postal address
Tønder Kommune, Registry Office, Wegners Plads 2, DK-6270 Tønder

Registry Office
Jomfrustien 8, 1. floor, DK-6270 Tønder (opposite the town hall)

Office hours
Only by appointment