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Marriage under the ordinance is the civil union available to any Ghanaian to take advantage of, and despite some confusion, it is entirely secular and not religious (Christian) at all. This is governed by Marriages Act (Cap 127) and is the only, strictly monogamous legal means of marriage in Ghana. Those intending to get married are required to give notice to the marriage registrar in the district where the marriage is going to occur. The registrar would then publish a notice of marriage and then issue a certificate after 21 days if no objection is raised. The marriage certificate must then be presented to a licensed marriage officer, after which the couple must get married within three months or that certificate becomes null and void. Types: (1)Registrar's Certificate (2) Special Licens
BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION PERMIT
According to the metropolitan of Ghana’s definition of a building permit, “ a written permission authorizing a person to carry out development in accordance with conditions specified in the permit. Such development permits shall give due considerations to matters relating to zoning, planning standards and structural conditions of the proposed development”. Permits for development and construction are the primary tools for controlling and managing physical development. The term building permit here refers to permits issued in relation to planning and building applications. Planning and managing the development of a community effectively increases orderliness, convenience, public safety and economic development hence the importance of a building permi
BUSINESS OPERATING PERMIT
It is mandatory to obtain a business license from the GA South Municipal Assembly (GSMA) if you want to establish a business in Ngleshie Amanfro. Any person who sets up a business to operate either within the limits of the city or outside the city is obligated to apply for a Business License by law. This license expires on 31st December of each year and must be renewed yearly at a fee. This Revenue Unit of the Municipal Assembly is in charge of fees. The Business License Division is located on the Kasoa Accra road behind Galilea Market. Our hours of operation are Monday to Friday, 8 AM to 5PM. For more information do contact the revenue unit which is in the ground floor of the office of the Assembly.