Two ways of legalisation of marriage with a foreign citizen

19 march 2017, 23:17

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International marriage in our time is not uncommon. Moreover a marriage made not in our country but in full accordance with the law shall be valid and in Russia article 159 of the Family code. However, in order for the marriage documents had the force necessary legalization procedure. This confirmation of authenticity of stamps and signatures on documents giving them legal force in Russia. It is carried out in two ways in a simplified manner with the formulation of the apostille or Consulate.

The legalization of marriage in Russia will help to avoid many problems for example if you have to renew the passport. Foreign certificates often indicate the maiden name of the wife and the surname of her husband and in Russia it can be registered under the surname of her first husband. To prove that she is really the spouse of a foreign citizen and need the visa extension is very long. And the legalization of the marriage certificate quickly resolve the issue. However, not every marriage can be legalized in the territory of the Russian Federation.

Article 14 of the Family code establishes obstacles to marriage. Such is the presence of a person entering into marriage the other spouse. But rather to say spouses because the norm is applicable to unions of citizens of Muslim countries where polygamy is allowed. That is, if a Russian girl became the second wife of an Arab in his country it would be legal but in our it would legally be considered single. Other limitations is the prohibition of marriage between relatives of the adoptive parents and the adopted mental incapacity be established in other countries.

Marriage age in Russia is 18 years in other States it tends to be even higher so to hold wedding parties at younger ages will also be impossible. Here's the full list Australia Austria Azerbaijan Albania Andorra Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Bahamas Barbados Belarus Belize Belgium Bulgaria Botswana Bosnia and Herzegovina Brunei-Darussalam UK Hungary Venezuela Germany the Gilbert Islands and Ellice Islands Greece Grenada Honduras Dominica Israel India Ireland Iceland Spain Italy Cyprus China Hong Kong and Macau Latvia Lesotho Liberia Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Mauritius Macedonia Malawi Malta Marshall Islands Kazakhstan Colombia Mexico Monaco Namibia Netherlands Niue Norway New Zealand Panama Poland Portugal Romania Russia El Salvador San Marino Samoa Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Christopher and Nevis Saint Lucia Swaziland Seychelles Serbia and Montenegro Slovakia Slovenia USA Suriname Tonga Turkey Trinidad and Tobago Fiji Czech Republic.

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