Registering a birth

If you are a Maldivian citizen who has given birth to a child abroad and you wish to register the birth in the Maldives, you will need to contact the Department of National Registration directly.

The Contact details of the Department of National Registration are as follows:

Telephone: +960 3323814, +960 3315440

Email: ict@dnr.gov.mv

 

Registering a marriage

If you are a Maldivian citizen who has got married abroad and you wish to register your marriage in the Maldives, the process is as follows:

  1. Obtain marriage certificate from the Muslim marriage authority abroad
  2. Attest/Notarize on the original marriage certificate from the Government approved Notary of the Country which the marriage took place
  3. Submit the documents (Notarized original marriage certificate, ID card and Passport copy of Husband and Wife)  to Maldives Mission to get the letter from the Mission which is required by the Maldives family Court to register the marriage
  4. Once the letter from the mission is received, the original of this letter along with the Application form and other relevant documents has to be submitted to the Family court of the Maldives to register the marriage

http://familycourt.gov.mv/kaiveni-form/    (Application Form)

http://familycourt.gov.mv/regulation/     (07/18/2017- Marriage/Divorce Registration Policy)

For more information, Please find below Family Court contact details:

Telephone:  +960 3325502, +960 3006101

Email: info@familycourt.gov.mv

 

Registering a death

If you wish to register a death please contact the Embassy.

Telephone: +41 (0) 22 552 37 77