Marriage Certificate

Application form is available at the Registration Branch, DC Office. It can also be downloaded here Marriage Certificate Application Form (PDF, 462 KB) . 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.


DC Office

Office of The Deputy Commissioner, East Khasi Hills District, Shillong
Location : DC Office | City : Shillong | PIN Code : 793001