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Register Marriage Chennai

10 months 6 days ago #1312 by register marriage lawyer
Register marriage in Chennai

Complete guide on how to register marriage in Chennai

Why should do register marriage:
Register marriage is the legal way get married simply legally. Not only for love marriage, will it be useful for arranged marriage couples those who wish to get married simply. You can save money and time.
Many couples prefer to do simple register marriage only in this corona lock down time. But simple register marriage is always best economically as well as legally.
So those who in need of marriage certificate for safety, visa, and other legal purpose and those who like simple marriage can do register marriage.
Planning for doing register marriage in Chennai :

If you plan to do register marriage in Chennai , first you have to plan your convenient date for registration in Chennai. If date is confirmed book your appointment in advance and then start to collect documents .
Epass :
Due to corona lock down, E pass is necessary to move from one district to district or state to state.
So you can apply e pass in advance and keep it for smooth travel to Chennai.

Documents required for register marriage in Chennai :
• Age proof for both Husband/Groom and Wife/Bride :(Any one of following Document)
o Birth Certificate (or)
o School / collage Transfer Certificate (or)
o School / collage mark sheet (or)
o Passport
• Address proof for both Husband/Groom and Wife/Bride :(Any one of following Document)
o Aadhar Card (or)
o Passport (or)
o Driving License (or)
o Voter ID
o Ration Card
Photos :

passport size photos 6 Nos for both
• Additional Documents : ( If Applicable)

o Invitation 2 & Hall/Temple Receipt – (Only for Hindu Married couples )
o Invitation 2 & Nikah Certificate _ (Only for Muslim Married couples )
o Invitation 2 & Church Certificate _ (Only for Christian Married couples )
o VAO certificate _ (If bride or groom is foreign national )
o Divorce order/ Death certificate _ (If bride or groom Divorcee/Widower )

Note : If both have passport , it is enough for both age and address proof. If available you can keep education or birth certificate for age proof.

Who can be a witness for register marriage in Chennai :
There is no necessary to bring aged parents as witnesses for the purpose of registration.
You can bring available local friends as witness .

VAO certificate for register marriage in Chennai :

There is no law to insist VAO certificate for register marriage in Chennai.
But the same time, to avoid unnecessary troubles in future , registrars will ask for VAO certificate to register register marriage in rural area. But it is not required in Chennai.

Where you can do register marriage smoothly in Chennai :
For various reasons, Chennai Vadapalani is the comfortable place to do register marriage in Chennai. Not only for Tamilnadu for entire India Chennai Vadapalani is the convenient place for love marriage registrations. Because love marriage couples can get married simply on same day and there is a possibility to register and get marriage certificate also on same.
So that many love marriage couples prefer Chennai for register marriage.

Under which act Love marriage will be registered :
Foreigner marriage can be registered under any one of following act :
1. TAmilnadu marriage Act
2. Hindu marriage Act
3. Special marriage Act
4. Christian marriage Act
You can register under any one of above said act. But the Tamilandu marriage act certificate only will carry couples photographs and it will be look more authenticated. So that many couples prefer TM act for register marriage in Chennai.
For all legal purpose, this TM certificate will be very useful and authenticated .

Parents presence:

Usually registrars will ask both parents presence at the time of register marriage . But the same time you can manage without the parents and you can try to convince the registrar. Moreover no registrar asking parents in this lock down time.
Legally parents presence not required and there is possibility to do register marriage without both parents.

Marriage Registration procedure in Chennai :
Reach Chennai Vadapalani on your convenient date (your preferred date) and complete your smart and simple ceremony by exchanging ring/garlands. Visit Vadapalani sub registrar office on same day with required documents and witnesses and complete registration process on same day. Usually one day is enough to complete the entire registration process. If possible plan to stay minimum two days to compete the process smoothly.

If you not prefer to small ceremony, you have to wait another 30 days to compete the registration process. Better you can exchange the garlands and can complete the process on same day.
If you give 30 days’ notice, it will create unnecessary troubles in your registration.

When can get marriage certificate :
Usually you can get marriage certificate within 24 hours except special marriage registration.
Couples presence not compulsory to receive original marriage certificate. bride can leave immediately after registration. Groom or any authorized person can collect the original marriage certificate.
For special marriage, it will take 30 days to get marriage certificate .Couples and witnesses should present twice before registrar.

Marriage certificate Attestation :

If you have any plan to apply any visa in near future, you can get attestation also in Chennai
After getting marriage certificate, you can get attestation for desired country.
Couples Presence not mandatory to get attestation. Only original marriage certificate and both passport copy is enough to get attestation.

How to face Love marriage problem :

Keep your marriage certificate in very safe place. Once the registration is completed , you are safe and you can show it to any authority or court of law.

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10 months 5 days ago #1314 by register marriage lawyer
When you go to register office without parents, keep supprtive documents to show your Marriage is genuine.

If you keep marriage album, temple receipt , invitation and all id proofs they may convince and will do Registration without parents

Also keep some money to pay bride. That is important

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10 months 5 days ago #1315 by register marriage lawyer
Now a days honour killing increasing in tamilnadu. If you have any threats from your family, surrender before superintendent of police and seek police protection.

Or you can approach honourable High court for suitable order

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9 months 4 weeks ago #1318 by surya
Replied by surya on topic Register Marriage Chennai
Special marriage Act procedure for Christian in Chennai:

The bride and groom both are is a Christians native of Trichy and the bride is also a Christian from Goa. They performing their Marriage in Numgambakkam church and they want to register the Marriage in Chennai

So they want to complete the Christians Marriage registration under special marriage Act 1954 process and they need Marriage certificate under special marriage Act 1954 certificate for legal purpose.
Also One of his friend advised to register the marriage under Tamilnadu Marriage Act to complete the registration on same day.
We approached nearby sub registrar office in his locality and they said that Christian Marriage was previously registered under Tamilnadu Marriage Act and after receiving instruction from the IG registration Christian Marriage has to be registered only under special marriage Act 1954. Further they told that they must available minimum 30 days to complete the registration and there is no possibility to compete the process within a day.

Also they told that may be the christian Marriage may be possible in Sub registrar office in royapuram and he advised to approach sub registrar office Christians. We went to sub registrar office royapuram and he too told us the same story that both are Christians and same can be register under Special Marriage Act. Also he instructed to bring address at least for one.

He don’t have any address proof in Chennai address and he having all proofs in his native address proof .
Can you suggest how to register Christian marriage without local address proof in Chennai ?
Can you recommend good lawyer for assist in Christian marriage registration process in Chennai?
What is the cost for Christian marriage registration process in Chennai ?
What are all documents needed for Christian marriage registration process in Chennai ?
What is the procedure to get marriage certificate through church?
Online application required for Christian marriage registration process in Chennai ?

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