For ordinary marriage, the time for submission of the Certificate of Marriage is fifteen (15) days following the solemnization of marriage while for marriage exempt from license requirement, the prescribed period is thirty (30) days, at the place where the marriage was solemnized.



Here is how to register your Certificate of Marriage to the Civil Registratr's Office:

  1. Present the document (marriage contract) to the Registrar's staff.
  2. You will be advised to wait while the document you presented is being examined and registered.
  3. The staff will release the duly signed registered document.

Note: Marriage Registration is free of charge.



  • Marriage Contract