Marriage Ratification by the birth certificate of the eldest child and a testimony from two witnesses
Number Of Views : 1994
Legal affairs dept.
Farwaniya Court (Al Raq'y)

1. One end of the party has to be Kuwaiti

2. Presence of the husband, wife and the witnesses

3. Application filed to the judge of legitimite authentications

Required documents

​1. Civil ID or citizenship for Kuwaitis

2. Civil ID or passport for residents –a letter from the executive committee and an identity for illegal residents (for the parties of the ratification)

3. Birth certificate of the eldest child (issued in Kuwait)

4. Civil ID of the witnesses​

Fixed fees: 1.000 KWD, Variable fees: 6.000 KWD in case of transition
Used Forms

​Marriage certificate according to the birth certificate of the eldest child

Time required for the transaction
20 minutes
Location for transaction accomplishment

​Farwaniya courts complex​

Inquiry Numbers
Concerned party

​Legal Documentation Department

Other parties