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Here are the all the details we have for Indonesia:

Consular section of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia

38A Adam's Row London W1K 2HW
Tel: (020) 7499 7661
Email: kbri@btconnect.com
Web: www.indonesianembassy.org.uk/
Open Mon-Fri: 0900-1300 / 1400-1700

Source: Foreign Embassies in the UK at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office web site.

Wedding Information (including the holiday resorts of Bali)

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To get married in this country you will need to bring your original documents and photocopies thereof. English is not an official language of this country, so you will probably need a translation of the following documents to get married:

+ Affidavit
If never previously married, an Affidavit certifying single status.
Obtained in Jakarta from authorised solicitor, declaring single status.
+ Decree Absolute
If divorced, provide with a court stamp. An additional copy is usually required.
With court stamp. Divorced Catholics cannot marry in Bali.
+ Spouse's Death Certificate
If widowed, former spouse's Death Certificate and previous Marriage Certificate.
Widowed Catholics cannot marry in Bali.
+ Proof of Change of Name
Proof that has been stamped and signed by a solicitor is required if either party has changed their name by deed poll or statutory declaration. This also applies if a previously married woman has reverted to using her maiden name.
+ Adoption Certificate
If either party was adopted, adoption certificate is required.
+ Certificate of Religion
For instance if you are Catholic, baptism and confirmation papers.
Baptism papers and confirmation papers if Catholic. If single and Catholic - letter from your Priest stating that you are single and free to marry in Bali.

Parents' details:

+ Full Names
Full names of parents if not on Birth Certificate.
+ Addresses
Full addresses of parents if not on Birth Certificate.
+ Occupations
Occupations of parents.
+ Ages
Ages of parents.
+ Religions
Religions of parents.


+ Residency
Minimum residency period, excluding day of arrival, in working days.
7 days.
+ Passport
Valid 10-year passport of both bride and groom required.

Other notes:

+ 4 Passport size photographs are required of the couple, with the groom on the right hand side of the bride
+ Males must be over 23 and females over 21
+ Couple must share same religion and of either Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Hindu or Buddhist

Marriages abroad are recognised by UK law only if they were were conducted in accordance with the local law of the country - although it cannot be registered at a UK register office. If there is any doubt about the legality, contact the Home Office before making any arrangements.

Seek advice from your GP in case you require any vaccinations or medical advice at least 3 months before departure date.


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