Marriage Contracts for Non-Bahrainis Issuance Request (Jaffari Directorate)

This service is provided by the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Awqaf to Individuals requesting to issue a marriage contract for non-Bahrainis, whether the man is Bahraini and the woman is foreigner, or if the man is foreigner and the woman is Bahraini.

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   Required Documents

It is necessary for the marriage contracts of non-Bahrainis, and in particular the citizens of the following countries (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Turkey, the Philippines)

to provide evidence of the approval of the competent authorities in their country. 

A certificate of medical examination before marriage for both parties is approved by the Bahraini Ministry of Health if one of the parties to the contract is Bahraini.

 - Proving the social status of the fiancée from her country.

 - The presence of the suitor, fiancée, her guardian, and two witnesses.

 - A copy of the identity of the fiancé, fiancée, her guardian, and two witnesses.

 - Residence of one of the spouses in the Kingdom of Bahrain. 

- It is obligatory for the person who has been married to provide documents proving the marital status 

- The original work approval of the affiliate to the Bahrain Defense Force or to other security services. Fill out the application form.


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