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Marriage registration of Punjabis Living abroad in Nepal

In accordance to Civil Code of Nepal 2074, it is allowed for couples from any jurisdiction to register a marriage in Nepal. Even if you are a couple from another country living in Nepal, the marriage can be easily registered. So, here is a detailed process for marriage registration of Punjabis living abroad in Nepal.


  1. Valid Passport and Visa

    Both parties must possess valid passports and appropriate visas for their stay in Nepal.

  2. Proof of Marital Status

    If previously married, a divorce decree or death certificate of the former spouse is required. The requirement in Nepalese is that you cannot enter into another marriage during the continuance of the existing marriage.

  3. No Objection Certificate (NOC)

    If one of the parties is a foreigner, an NOC from their respective embassy or consulate in Nepal may be required. You will need to provide proof that you are legally eligible for marriage. Your embassy will provide you with the necessary documents confirming your Single Status. Please be aware that each embassy has its own specific guidelines and requirements.

  4. Age Verification

    Both parties must be of legal marriageable age as per the laws of their respective countries.

  5. Photographs

    Four Passport-sized photographs of both parties.

  6. Witnesses

    Two witnesses with valid identification documents are usually required to be present during the registration process.

  7. Application Form

    A duly filled application form provided by the local authorities (ward/municipality)


  • A duplicate of the Unmarried certificate or evidence of eligibility for marriage
  • Documentation confirming the identity of the prospective bride and groom, such as passports, permanent residency documents, and travel documents/passports
  • Confirmation of the applicant's residence
  • Appearance before the court/judge
  • Examination of the documents and responding to inquiries
  • If the judge approves, the paperwork is forwarded to the relevant authority, which will authenticate the documents and issue a marriage registration certificate.
  • The marriage registration certificate is an official document validating the marital status of the couple. It is essential for various purposes, including visa applications, government employment, or home loan requests.


In conclusion, marriage registration in Nepal is a simple and straightforward process for foreign couples, including Punjabis living abroad. By following the requirements and procedures outlined in this article, you can obtain a valid and legal marriage certificate that will be recognized by both Nepalese and foreign authorities. Marriage registration in Nepal can also offer you many benefits, such as visa facilitation, property rights, and social recognition. If you are planning to get married in Nepal, we hope that this article has been informative and helpful for you. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us.


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