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Guidance

Marriage: Information Note on NOC

We no longer issue ‘No Objection Certificate’ for marriage registrations.

Documents

Marriage: Information Note on NOC

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Marriage: Information Note to be read along with NOC

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Details

From 1 August 2013 the British High Commission in New Delhi and its offices in India are not issuing a ‘No Objection Certificate’ for marriage registrations. The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India has been informed of this change. Instead British Nationals can now download Marriage: Information Note on NOC (PDF, 596KB, 1 page) to present to registrars which explains how marriage is legislated in the UK.