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Inscribing Births in Spain

Contrary to the norm in other countries, when a child is born on Spanish territory, their nationality is determined by that of the parents (ius sanguinis) and not by the place of birth (ius solis). But what happens when one of the parents is Spanish and the other is...

Marriage in Spain

Foreigners can be married in Spain, in a civil or religious ceremony, provided that one of them is either a resident or registered in the municipality (empadronado) where they wish to be married. It is sometimes permitted for a couple to be married even though neither...