For getting marriage with an Indian in India you should firstly apply for a tourist visa as the entire procedure will take time.
All marriage to foreigner has to solemnized under the Special Marriage Act of 1954.
-- First you both should jointly fill up the Intent to marry form. For this your age proof, (Passport, Birth Certificate) your address proof ( Passport, Ration Card, Voters Identity card) and Martial status details required.
-- If any one of the spouse is divorced then the divorce decree along with the judgement copy has to be submitted.
AND further ,If the divorce decree is in any other language other then English get it translated and attested by
-- Passport size photographs are also to be pasted on this notice.
-- All the documents has to be photocopied at the time of submission, photocopies has to be notarized. You have
to pay a nominal sum as fees for which a receipt is given.
-- Then after two weeks visit the Marriage Registrars office in Delhi of the area where your future husband is
residing for the actual date of marriage.
-- On the final date of marriage you both should carry all your original documents ready so that the Marriage
Registrar himself can verify.
-- After verification of the documents the Registrar will give a date for the marriage. The date of marriage will be s
stamped on the back of the receipt. You can choose your date of marriage minimum one month from the date of
submission of the form to maximum three months.
-- For the marriage there should be three witnesses. All witness should have their passport size photographs ( 3
copies) along with proof of residence. No need to carry the witness from your country.
--- You should also carry 3 nos of passport size photographs.
--- The marriage itself is solemnized in front of the marriage Registrar where in the husband and wife has to take
-- The marriage certificate will be issued only after 15 days and the said marriage certificate will contain
photographs of you and your husband and also the photographs of the witness.
Hence, the documents required are:-
* Application form duly signed by both the parties.
* Documentary evidence of date of birth of parties.
* Copy of Passport of both the parties with valid Visa.
* Residential Proof of both the parties.
* Documentary evidence regarding stay at district in India of one of the parties for more than 30 days (Proof of stay
or report from the concerned SHO).
* N.O.C. or Marital Status certificate from the concerned embassy or Consulate in India by a foreigner partner.
* Death certificate or divorce decree whichever is applicable, in case one of the parties had any marriages in the
There is a 30 days cooling period after the forms are filled and submitted to the registrars office. If there is no objection during this period, the marriage can take place.
Witness: Three witness are required who have to provide passport sized photographs, as well as identification and proof of address.