Birth, death and marriage abroad

Includes how to get married, list of funeral directors and how to register a birth abroad.

  1. Getting married abroad

    Requirements, paperwork and processes for weddings and civil partnerships overseas - registration, restrictions, fees

  2. Register a birth abroad

    Parents must register the birth in the country where the child was born - find out if you can also register the birth in the UK

  3. Singapore - Bereavement Information

    Information to assist those bereaved following the death of a British national in Singapore.

  4. Singapore - List of Funeral Directors

    List of funeral directors in Singapore.

  5. Surrogacy overseas

    Information for British nationals who are considering entering into surrogacy arrangements in foreign countries.

  6. Text for standard letters of no objection

    Letter confirming the British national(s) in question aren't resident in the UK and the child isn't being adopted under British legislation.

  7. What to do after someone dies

    The steps you must take when someone dies - register a death, report a death with Tell Us Once, coroners, funerals and death abroad