DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE BY NOTARIAL ACT
Dissolution of marriage by way of notarial act in accordance with Law 4509/2017
– The Notarial act
– A valid identification document or passport is necessary
– for solemnized marriages: the Holy Metropolis (which is the Head of the churches in the specific region) must issue a document on the spiritual dissolution of the marriage
It is registered at the Special Civic Registry a) by one of the spouses, b) by a duly authorized third party; by means of notarized Special Power of Attorney c) by a lawyer duly authorized; by means of notarized Special Power of Attorney d) by any person who has a legitimate interest.
Note: No fee has to be paid for a late declaration of the dissolution of marriage by way of notarial act, since such a decision becomes final as of the date it is declared to the Special Civil Registry Section.