Marriage Information

  • Fees: $200
  • Schedule your Nikkah: Click here
  • Requirements: See below

The Islamic Association of Raleigh congratulates you!

Please note the following guidelines to help make your ceremony run smoothly: Obtain a marriage license before the IAR marriage ceremony from a North Carolina Register of Deeds office. Additional information available at (919) 856-5460

The following individuals should be physically present at the marriage ceremony:
  • Groom
  • Bride
  • Father of the bride or an equivalent Mahram (relative guardian) to her, serving as Wali
  • 2 Muslim witnesses (IAR can provide if needed, with advance notice)
The following documentation will be required on the day of the marriage at IAR:
  • Marriage license (the register of deed)
  • No Marriage is performed without valid Marriage License.
  • Photo Identification for bride, groom, and witnesses
  • An agreement specifying the amount of the Mahr (dowry) agreed upon and how/when it will be paid.