Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Marriage Registration documents

Marriage Registration documents : (Customary)
1          Marriage Registration Application Form ( Memorandum of Marriage)
Affidavit the Bridegroom and Bride if documents are not in order

2          Bridegroom and Bride’s proof of age
Birth Certificate, Aadhar, Passport, Voter Id, PAN Card, Matriculation Certificate, Domicile Certificate,

3          Husband and Wife’s proof of residence
(Ration Card, Aadhar Card, Passport, Election Voter Id, PAN Card, Utility bill like telephone/electricity, etc) Individual Photos of the Bridegroom and Bride and Marriage photos of both
4          Certificate of religious marriage issued by a Priest, Pandit, Maulvi, Kazi, Iman, etc (This is in case of a religious wedding)

5          Witnesses
Photo and Proof of Identity of 3 Witnesses (Ration Card, Aadhar Card, Passport, Election Voter Id, PAN Card, Driving License, Utility bill like telephone/electricity, etc)
Wedding Card (If not present, then an affidavit on Stamp Paper with 3 witnesses)
Divorce Decree Certificate (In case either or both spouses are divorcees)
ID proof of priest who performed marriage
Death Certificate (In case of widow or widower marriage)

For Court Marriage registration:
1             Documents  2 to 4 are common
2             Marriage application in three copies with passport photos, not marriage photos as per item 3.
Satish Swami
Advocate

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