You would marry normally. She may have to provide the death certificate to prove she is single.
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Apply for a marriage license at your nearest municipal office (city hall, town hall, etc). You will need proofs of identity (he will need a passport) and you may be required to prove your single status. You will have to complete the form and pay the fee.
As long as neither of you are immigrating, you don’t need to do anything after you marry.
Unless you want to claim certain tax exemptions due to your marriage, and then we suggest speaking to an accountant because this could get very complicated with one of you living in one country and one listening in the other.
Yes, you can travel there to marry him. Alternatively, you can meet in a third country and marry there.
You can send him an invitation letter and he can try to apply for a visa. It’s pretty unlikely he’ll get approved, but if he can prove he will return to Germany after the trip, he may be approved.
If he doesn’t get a visa, you’ll have to go there to marry him.
If you are not a Canadian citizen, some jurisdictions will require you to prove your single status in your home country. Contact the municipal office where you are going to marry to find out whether or not you need to do so.
Provided the marriage was legal in the country you married in (and it must have been for the sponsorship to have gone through), you do not need to get remarried in Canada. You can have a religious ceremony, of course.
If you want to come to Canada, you want to apply for a temporary resident visa, which is Canada’s term fora visitor or tourist visa.
You can marry in Bangladesh if you cannot get a visitor visa to Canada.
She can sponsor you once you are married.
If she can get a visa to Canada and you can enter Canada you can legally marry in Canada. Whether or not you can bring her to the US depends upon whether or not she was given a ban, or just left voluntarily.
Let’s try to answer your questions:
- It’s better if he can come here and you marry him, only because then the marriage certificate will be in English. If you marry in China, you’ll have to get the marriage certificate translated. (Also, China might have a law against two foreigners marrying or, at the very least, a residence requirement. You should look into that if you intend to marry in China.)
- He will need to prove that he intends to leave Canada after his trip, so he will have to show he intends to return to China or Pakistan. Then he will have to prove he can afford the trip.