Marriage Registration in Delhi
Registration of Marriage does not confer any legal status of Husband and Wife and is Optional till date. However, Registration of marriage provides Legal Proof of Marriage in the form of Marriage Certificate. There is no time limit within which you should get your marriage registered after the performance of marriage; and hence, after performance of marriage, Registration of marriage can be done after lapse of any period of time, may be after years together.
Hindu Marriage Act and Rules made under it provides for Registration of a already performed Hindu Marriage, Arya Samaj Mandir Marriage between two Hindus, Buddhists, Jains, Sikhs or Marriages of the persons who are not Muslims, Christians, Parsis or Jews, marriages of the persons who have converted and embraced Hindu Religion before performance of Marriage. Special Marriage Act and Rules made under it provides for Registration of a already performed Muslim Marriage, Christian Marriage, and marriages performed in any other forms.
Advantages of Marriage Certificate:- Certificate of Marriage is a document, which provides Valuable Evidence of Marriage; Certificate of Marriage is a document providing social security, self-confidence particularly among married women; Certificate of Marriage is useful in getting the visa for the wife/husband. It will be helpful in claiming the Bank deposits or Life Insurance benefits when the deposited or the Insurer dies without a nomination or otherwise.