MARRIAGES


Marriage between two Sri Lankan Citizens

  1. Both parties should produce an affidavit at the presence of Justice of Peace/Attorney at Law confirming their Unmarried status.
  2. This Unmarried Certificate/Affidavit should be endorsed by the Consular Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Colombo 01, Sri Lanka

Marriage between a Sri Lankan citizen and non – Sri Lankan Citizen

  1. Bachelor Certificates should be obtained by the Sri Lanka Citizen (Procedure is same as the above.)
  2. The other party to the marriage is required to obtain a Bachelor Certificate from the Embassy of his/her country.

NOTE: If your marriage is registered in this Embassy and if you need to obtain a copy of your marriage certificate, you have to submit following documents with the relevant fee.

  1. Letter of Request (format  for  a copy of  a Marriage Certificate
  2. Application for obtaining a copy of a marriage certificate 
  3. Copy of current Passport and visa