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George Clooney is one step closer to walking down the aisle with Amal Alamuddin after the British lawyer reportedly filed official wedding paperwork in London this week.

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The couple is said to be planning to wed in Italy this month, and the pair obtained their marriage license in August.

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The nuptials are now believed to be close at hand after Alamuddin reportedly filed paperwork in London, a move which is necessary for all Brits who are planning to wed abroad, according to the New York Daily News.

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The publication reports Alamuddin gave formal notice of her intention to marry during a visit to London's Chelsea Registry office.

Alamuddin was also spotted visiting a high profile wedding dress designer in the British capital this week.