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Consular entry of marriage abroad
What does this service provide?

Registering in the Chilean Consulate a marriage abroad, so that it can be subsequently registered in the Civil Registration and Identification Service of Chile.

Where is this service provided?

At Chilean Consulates abroad.

If the applicant has failed to take this step in the appropriate Consulate they may do so at the Civil Registration Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Who may request this service?

Chileans living abroad who wish to register their marriage.

Requirements

Original marriage certificate issued by the authorities of the country where marriage took place.

Identity Card of the Chilean spouse.

If either spouse is a foreigner, an identity document from his/her country.

For the choice of property regime, both spouses must appear; otherwise, property regime will be automatically defined as Separation of Property.

Important: Registration must be made by the Chilean spouse. If the Chilean spouse has deceased it can be made by the foreign spouse upon submitting the death certificate of the former Chilean spouse.

Product

Registration of Marriage in the Civil Registration and Identification Service of Chile.

Observations

During the processing of an application, submission of additional documents might be required.

The cost of this formality must be inquired at the Consulate.

IMPORTANT: Once an entry of marriage has been made in the Consulate or in the Civil Registry Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, it CANNOT be cancelled.

Service provided in person
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