Attestation of Marriage Certificate

Question: How to get a marriage certificate attested?

Answer: Personal presence of either of the spouse, with the following documents:

  • Valid passport in original of the spouse present at the Embassy.
  • 2 passport Passport photocopies (first / last and valid visa page) of both the spouses.
  • Marriage certificate issued in India, original and photocopy of the marriage certificate attested by:
  • Notary public of the district concerned
  • Home department of the concerned state/ union territory.
  • Ministry of External Affairs, Delhi or its Branch Secretariats located in Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chennai and Guwahati.
  • Marriage certificate issued in Ethiopia needs to be attested by the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Marriage certificate issued in other country needs to be attested by the Indian High Commission / Embassy / Consulate in that country
  • Address : 224, Kebele 13/14, Woreda 07, Arada Sub-City, Near Bel Air Hotel, Aware, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Working : 9:30 am and 11:30 am on all working days, (Mondays to Fridays) except Holidays.
  • Telephone Numbers : 00-251-11-1235538/39/40/41
  • Fax Number : 00-251-11-1235547/1235548
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