Marriage certificate

Swedish citizens residing in Shanghai, Anhui, Jiangsu and Zhejiang who are getting married can apply for a consideration of impediments to marriage and marriage certificate at the Consulate General in Shanghai. At the same time, the Consulate General issues a supplementary certificate.

If you are registered in Sweden, you must order a marriage certificate from the Swedish Tax Agency yourself. The certificate may need to be legalised by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Stockholm.

Read more about getting married in China and the application requirements for marriage certificates here.

Please note that the Consulate General issues marriage certificates only by appointment.

Book an appointment here - choose visit during reception visiting  hours

Last updated 23 May 2023, 11.28 AM