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RITA registers Marriages and Divorces, and also issues certificates. Marriage and Divorces is governed by the law of Marriages Act, 1971 Cap 29 .R.E 2002.
1. To register subsisting unregistered marriage.
Fill appropriate Forms(RGM 18, RGM 7)
Affidavit of Marriage (Stating that the Marriage is subsisting and not registered.)
Annex copies of Birth Certificates of children of the marriage if any.
Pay appropriate fee (current fee rate Tshs. 20000/=)
2. To obtain Certificate of no Impediment to Marriage
Fill and submit Forms RGM 12
Submit copies of Birth Certificates, passport if any.
Parent/guardian written consent.
Pay appropriate fee (current fee rate Tshs 200,000/=).
The form should be applied by the applicant.
NB. If the applicant is a resident in the foreign country the application should be routed through Tanzanian Embassy, High Commission or Consulate)
Requirements / Procedure
4.Special license to celebrate marriage
Special Licences to celebrate marriage in a special places other than one habitually used as a place of public worship or gathering.
Fill Forms RGMF 9.
Proof of good cause to waive the requirement for 21 days notice.
Physical presence of the parties to marriage.
Passport size photograph of the parties to marriage.
Appropriate fee ( current fee rate Tshs 33,000/= for District marriage and 11,000/= for Religious marriage)
Appropriate fee for RITA HQ (Current rate Tshs 50,000/= for district marrige and 16,000/= for Religious marrige)
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