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Marriage in Taiwan: Document Requirements - Registration

For most foreign residents, the process of getting married in Taiwan is a simple trip to the local household registration agency. If you have the right documents, you can be married in as little as fifteen minutes. This post is the most comprehensive list around of what you need to prepare.

This post is part of a series on Marriage in Taiwan:
  1. Marriage in Taiwan: Document Requirements - the laws
  2. Marriage in Taiwan: Acquiring a Single Status Certificate from Australia
  3. Marriage in Taiwan: Document Requirements - Registration

Documents required for a Foreign National and Taiwanese National to Register Marriage in Taiwan

Go to your household registration office, get a ticket, go to the counter when your number is called, hand all of those over. You'll be given some forms to sign and then be officially married in Taiwan!

During the process, the Taiwanese spouse will receive a new National ID Card with the foreign spouse's name on it.

You can also request a new copy of the household registration, and marriage certificates in Chinese or English.

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