Guidance for foreigners wishing to marry in Thailand
Make an affidavit to marry at your embassy/consulate
Prepare your papers and make appointment with your embassy/consulate
Have the affidavit translated into Thai
Once the affidavit has been issued you will need to have it translated into Thai.
Have the affidavit authenticated and translation certified
All Thai Registrars will require authentication of the diplomats’s signature and certification of the Thai translation. This must be obtained from The Legalisation and Naturalisation Division, Department of Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Address : ChaengWattana Road, Laksi District, Bangkok 11120
Tel. 02-575-1056-59, 02-981-7171
Submit the document to the Registrar
The affirmation and translation are then ready for submission to the registrar, who, if satisfied, will register the marriage and issue a Thai marriage certificate.