Requirements for Certificate of Legal Capacity to Contract Marriage (CLCCM)


REQUIREMENTS FOR MARRIAGE OF FILIPINOS ABROAD

Filipino citizens intending to marry outside the Philippines must apply at the Philippine Embassy for a Certificate of Legal Capacity to Contract Marriage (CLCCM).

The following must be submitted to the Embassy:

1.       Personal appearance

2.       Accomplished application form (available at viennape.dfa.gov.ph);

3.       Passport of applicant, original and photocopy;

4.       Birth Certificate of the applicant, original and photocopy;

  Note: It must be authenticated by the following:

ü       National Statistics Office (NSO)

ü       Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and

ü       Austrian Embassy in Manila, if marriage will take place in Austria.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

 Note: Birth Certificate Authentication Fee: 22.50

5.       If the applicant is SINGLE, submit a Certification of No Record of Marriage, original and photocopy

   Note: It must be authenticated by the following:

ü       National Statistics Office (NSO)

ü       Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and

ü       Austrian Embassy in Manila, if marriage will take place in Austria.   

                                                                                                                                

If the applicant is WIDOWED, submit original or certified true copy (with photocopy) of spouse’s Death Certificate & Marriage Contract, original and photocopy

  Note: It must be authenticated by the following:

ü       National Statistics Office (NSO)

ü       Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and

ü       Austrian Embassy in Manila, if marriage will take place in Austria.   

If the applicant’s marriage has been ANNULLED, submit the Court Decision and Certificate of Finality, certified as true copy by the Clerk of Court, and authenticated by Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) – Authentication Division, original and photocopy.

Applicant must also submit an ANNOTATED MARRIAGE CONTRACT, original and photocopy

Note: It must be authenticated by the following:

ü       National Statistics Office (NSO)

ü       Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and

ü       Austrian Embassy in Manila, if marriage will take place in Austria.   

If the applicant is DIVORCED , submit the Court Decree, original and photocopy, with English translation, subject to Article 23 of the Family Code. Court Decree should be authenticated by the Austrian Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs (Bundesministerium für europäische und internationale Angelegenheiten).

Applicant must also submit an Original and photocopy of an ANNOTATED MARRIAGE CONTRACT or ANNOTATED REPORT OF MARRIAGE (if married abroad), duly authenticated by the National Statistics Office (NSO), Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), and Austrian Embassy in Manila (if marriage will take place in Austria), original and photocopy.

6.       If the applicant is from the age of 18 to 20,

Submit Affidavit of Parental Consent, authenticated by the Clerk of Court of the place where the notary public is registered.  The affidavit should also be authenticated by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Manila (Authentication Division).

If both parents are dead, submit certified true copy of Death Certificate of both parents and affidavit of guardianship. The Death Certificate should be authenticated by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Manila (Authentication Division).

If the applicant is from the age of 21 to 25,

Submit Sworn Statement (form available at the Embassy) that parental advice was given.  If written advice available, attach to Sworn Statement.

Sworn Statement Fee: € 22.50

7.       Copy of fiancé/fiancée’s passport.

8.       Certification Fee:          22.50

                        Additional € 22.50 (with German translation)

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Download this file (CLCCM with requirements _2012_ revised.pdf)FORM Legal Capacity to Contract Marriage Application Form Legal Capacity to Contract Marriage 10/01/12 14:03
Download this file (SWORN STATEMENT _8 October 2012_.pdf)SWORN STATEMENT 2012 SWORN STATEMENT 10/11/12 10