Form

Affidavit/Affirmation of Marital Status - Japan

Affidavit (religious) and Affirmation (non-religious) of Marital Status forms for marriage under local law in Japan

Documents

Affidavit form - Japan

This file is in an OpenDocument format

Affirmation form - Japan

This file is in an OpenDocument format

Guidance note

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email webmaster@digital.fco.gov.uk . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Details

If you want to get married under local law in Japan you will need to complete an Affidavit (religious) or Affirmation (non-religious) of Marital Status form and book an appointment for marriage documents at the British Embassy Tokyo. The Affidavit/Affirmation will need to be completed in English and signed before a consular officer. Once it has been processed you need to submit it together with a birth certificate to the local city or ward office where you intend to get married.