Marriage Certificate

Application form is available at the Registration Branch, DC Office. It can also be downloaded here Marriage Certificate Application Form . Duly filled in form is to be submitted with the following supporting documents as per the Guidelines and Rules & Regulations for Registration under the Special Marriage Act 1954

  • The application for the Registration should be submitted 30 days before the intended marriage date for the couple (married/unmarried).
  • During the time of marriage minimum of 3 witnesses should be present.

Documents to be submitted:-

  • Birth Certificate should be submitted for the age proof.
  • Residential proof of the individuals.
  • Marital Status, in case of married couple (marriage certificate, wedding pictures etc). In case of unmarried couple (Marital status certificate).
  • For Foreigner,
    • Visa
    • Passport.
    • Spinster/Bachelor Certificate for Unmarried.
  • For Divorcee, Divorce decree.
  • 2 numbers of recent passport size photos.


Office of the Deputy Commissioner, West Jaintia Hills District, Jowai
Location : DC Office | Pincode -793150
Email : dc-wjh-meg[at]nic[dot]in