Legal Marriage Paper
Bali is one of the wedding destination in the world,where the couple may have their religious marriage, wedding commitment and also legal wedding . For the legal wedding requires some legal marriage paper to be prepared prior to your arrival in Bali .
What kind of legal marriage paper required ?
The legal marriage in Bali can be registered if the wedding couple already possesed a religious marriage certificate base on the religion of the couple and recorgnized by Indonesian Gorverment , Bellow are the requirement for legal marriage who are holding or follower of Christian , Catholic, Hindu. Budhism religion and only valid for foreigners wedding couple
- Copy passport, the passport must be valid at least 6 months accounted since your arrival date in Bali
- Copy Birth Certificate ,Your birth certificate must be translated into bahasa Indonesia by a sworn translator .it can be done by translator in Indonesia. Your bali wedding planner can assist this translation process
- Letter of non impediment of Marriage or some country issue swear affidavit letter . This type of letter can be issued by your country representative in Indonesia or Bali which called Embassy office or consulate office .The letter of non impediment of marriage issued by Embassy or consulate office based in Indonesia is in Bahasa but otherwise need to be translated into bahasa Indonesia as well . This type of letter can be also obtained in your country issued by registry office or any other related office .Kindly note each country has their own rule on issuing letter of non impediment of marriage . this information is wrote as a general information only .Further detail information on this letter you need engage to Bali Wedding planner .
- Copy passport or ID card of your witnesses , for the legal marriage needs 2 witnesses and the witnesses must be over 17 years old ( adult )
- Shoulder photo,a photo together between bride and groom , the bride and groom sit side by side , red back ground are required , size 4 x 6 CM .This shoulder photo will be attached ony your marriage certificate .This photo can also be printed in Bali to fit the size and your Bali wedding planner can help for this . Just send them the soft copy via email. They can edit for back ground color requested .
- Fill Wedding application form , this wedding application form containt of all detail information like full name , place and date of birth , both parents detail . The wedding application form can be supplied or provided by your Bali wedding Planner
We are at Overseas how we manage these paper works?
You may send all your wedding documents copies to your Bali wedding Planner and then they will proceed it to Bali registry office .The only original document required is letter of non impediment of marriage.
How Many days prior to Marriage needed
All your above document need to be sent to Bali wedding Planner office one mont prior to your wedding date .it can be sent via email and the orginal document,especially letter of non impediment of marriage need to brought with you once come to Bali but if your letter of non impediment is issued in Bali by your embassy or consulate office ,so you need arrive in Bali in advance and an appointment is required . Your Bali wedding planner can arrange the appointment on your behalf .
Any fee levied by embassy or Consulate office ?
Yes ,it is absolutely there is a charge for issuing letter of non impediment of marriage , again the rule of each countris are different, you need to contact your embassy or consulate or your Bali wedding Planner regarding how to issue your letter of non impediment of marriage.
Any Certificate received after marriage in Bali ?
Your will receive two marriage certificates, one from religion office and one from registry office .The certificate issue by registry office is part of your legal marriage register which also recorgnized by your country
Legal Marriage paper for Mix Marriage
The mix marriage mean,is the marriage between either Indonesian bride or groom with foreigners .They have different procedure on registration of marriage ,the registration of marriage from Mix Marriage will be done at the registry office of he or her couple where he /her id card registered .For instant the marriage between British citizen and Indonesian Bride which her ID card register in Jakarta , so in Bali only able to do religious ceremony and thus the legal marriage registration can be done in jakarta.You need to come to Jakarta registry office with your documents like : religious marriage certificate issued and all the above documents and also document of your Indonesian wife or husband .The Jakarta registry office will register your marriage and issue your legal marriage certificate