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Unlike two people of the same nationality getting married, when a Vietnamese gets married to a foreigner, they must comply with Vietnam's marriage laws. Conditions, order and procedures for marriage registration in this case will also have some differences. Let's learn about marriage registration with foreign elements with EZ in this article!

1. Things to know about marriage procedures with foreigners
1.1 Conditions of conduct
If your marriage falls into one of the following cases, you must complete the procedures for marriage registration with a foreigner in accordance with Vietnamese law. Those cases are:

Marriage between Vietnamese citizens and foreigners.

Marriage between a Vietnamese citizen residing in the country and a Vietnamese citizen residing abroad.

Marriage between Vietnamese citizens residing abroad.

Marriage between a Vietnamese citizen who holds a foreign nationality and a Vietnamese citizen or a foreigner.

In case a foreigner residing in Vietnam requests to register his/her marriage in Vietnam, the district-level People's Committee of the place where either party resides shall register the marriage.

1.2 Registration documents
Pursuant to Articles 18 and 38 of the Law on Civil Status and Article 30 of Decree 123/2015/ND-CP detailing a number of articles and measures to implement the Law on civil status. A marriage registration dossier includes:

A certificate from a competent Vietnamese or foreign medical organization certifying that the person does not have a mental illness or another disease without the ability to perceive and control his or her behavior;

Documents proving marital status; In case the foreign country does not issue a certificate of marital status, it shall be replaced with a document issued by a foreign competent authority certifying that the person is eligible for marriage according to the law of that country;

Copy of passport or valid document in lieu of passport.

For people who are Vietnamese citizens, they need:

Identity card, household registration book;

A certificate from a competent Vietnamese medical organization certifying that you do not have a mental illness or other disease without the ability to perceive and control your own behavior;

Certificate of marital status.

Note: Depending on each case, you may need certain additional documents. Contact EZ immediately via phone number () for specific advice!

1.3 Review time
If the submitted documents are valid and complete in accordance with regulations, your application will be approved after an average of 15 days from the time you submit your application for an interview at the District People's Committee where one of the two parties is residing.

2. EZ .'s marriage registration service
As a consulting service and procedure company in accordance with Government regulations, EZ Holdings is committed to assisting customers in carrying out the procedure of foreign marriage registration  in Vietnam. With us, you will get:

Legal advice, right specific cases;

Representing clients to translate and notarize relevant documents;

Support customers to prepare complete dossiers according to the requirements of relevant agencies and according to each specific case so as not to waste time adding many times;

Monitor the status of the Client's profile and support the reply from the competent authority;

Delivery of documents and documents to customers.

3. EZ .'s marriage registration service process
Step 1:  Receive information from customers, advise and quote fees on a case-by-case basis.

Step 2:  Receive documents, check their validity and translate/notarize documents.

Step 3:   Schedule a date to submit the application and support for the interview at the People's Committees of the districts to take place smoothly and quickly.

Step 4:  Customers receive the results directly at the People's Committee according to the appointment schedule.

Above is some information about marriage registration with foreign elements that EZ provides you. For more information, please contact us via phone number 0869 907 519 | 0867 439 725 for detailed advice from EZ staff!