If you get married in Harbour island , the following papers are typically required, so plan ahead and pack the right documents :
1- Passports for both parties
2- Birth certificates for both parties
3- Proof of residency for both parties
4- Divorce decrees or death certificates (if applicable)
You don’t need to be a citizen of The Bahamas to get married there.
In general, marriages performed in the Bahamas are considered valid under Bahamian law and recognized internationally.It is fully legally recognized in the U.S. once it is certified by an Apostille.
However, it is advisable to check the laws of your home country to ensure the marriage will be recognized there as well. It is also recommended to consult with a local attorney or wedding planner to ensure that all necessary legal requirements are met.