When to create affidavits Registration of Marriage?
Each party must sign an affidavit declaring that they do not have any living spouses at the time of the marriage taking place. This affidavit must be notarized. Parents/guardians of each party must be present. In the presence of three witnesses, both parties must then place their signatures in the register.
Marriage affidavit for passport
Under annexure D, marriage affidavit or certificate is needed in case one is married and would like to include the name of one’s spouse within the passport. A marriage certificate is a prerequisite which is mandatory for including one’s spouse’s name in your passport. Marriage affidavit for visa approval is also important.