Marriage Certificate in Chhattisgarh | Marriage Certificate Registration in Chhattisgarh: Marriage Certificate is issued by the Marriage Registrar under the State Government in Chhattisgarh. You can Download Application Form for Marriage Certificate through the website of Chhattisgarh Government. You can Apply for Marriage Registration, Check Status of Your Marriage Certificate, Necessary Documents, Court Marriage Procedure and Fee Details through the same website of Chhattisgarh government.
Concerned Department– Revenue and Disaster Management
Official Link– http://www.choice.gov.in/
Concerned Authority– Collect-orate
Koriya– Collectorate Bhavan, Manendragarh,Chhattisgarh. Telephone – 07836-232721
Raigarh– Collectorate Bhavan, Raigarh ,Chhattisgarh. Telephone- 07762-222103
Kanker– Collectorate Bhawan, Kanker,Chhattisgarh. Telephone- 07868-241222
Sarguja– Collectorate Bhavan, Sarguja,Chhattisgarh. Telephone- 07782-222693
Procedure to apply for Marriage Certificate in Chhattisgarh-
Under Hindu Marriage Act-
To get the certificate, Within the 30 days of marriage both the parties have to appear before Registrar along with parents/ guardian/ witnesses. Application should be made to Registrar of the area where any of the party has been residing for period not less than 6 months preceding the date of apply or where the marriage is solemnized.There is a provision for con-donation of delay up to 5 years, by the Registrar, and thereafter by the District Registrar concerned.
Under Special Marriage Act-
Under this Act, parties to the intended marriage are required to give notice to the concerned Registrar where any one is residing for 30 days prior to notice. If no objections are received, marriage can be celebrated after the expiry of one month from the date of notice. In case, any objection received then Marriage Officer will inquire into the matter. Marriages already solemnized can be registered under Special Marriage Act after giving the notice of 30 days.
List of Documents to be submitted-
Duly Filled Application Form along with Invitation Card, Two Photographs of marriage, Wedding Invitation Card, an Oath on stamp paper of Rs. 20/- by both parties in front of notary and fee ticket of Rs. 5/- to be presented before authority to get the Marriage Certificate.
Applications for the marriage Certificate can be made through Choice Portal i.e. www.choice.gov.in
Eligibility– Marriage must be within the concerned Municipal Area.
Applications which are applied within 30 days of marriage, will be accepted here otherwise applicants need to apply at the Municipal Corporation office.
Fees details for Marriage Certificate in Chhattisgarh-
If marriage is registered within 30 days, no application fee will be charged otherwise challan of Rs. 500/- will be charged.