Marriage Norms and Documents
Marriage Policy of the Diocese of Portland
Marriage Preparation Guidelines (2008)
Convalidation Guidelines (2010)
Dispensations and Permissions
Guide for Completing the Pre-Marital Investigation (PMI)
Wedding Guide for Out-of-State Clergy
This guide should be sent to a cleric in another diocese when he is preparing a couple intending to marry in the Diocese of Portland.
Sample Letter of Suitability for a Priest
This sample letter can be used by other dioceses and religious institutes when one of their priests intends to celebrate a wedding in the Diocese of Portland.
Petition for a Declaration of Nullity (Formal Case)
Appendix A: Explanations of the Grounds of Nullity (Formal Case)
Petition for a Declaration of Nullity Due to Lack of Form
Spanish Forms (Formas en Español)
Petición de Declaración de Nulidad
Apéndice A: Explicaciones de los Motivos de la Anulacion
Forms in other languages
The Tribunal also has forms available in additional languages. Please contact the Tribunal at 207-773-6471 to inquire about materials in other languages.
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