MEMORANDUM CIRCULAR NO. 2011-11
TO: All City/Municipal Civil Registrars/OICs
SUBJECT: Advisory on Issuance of Marriage License if One of the Contracting Parties is a Kuwaiti National
Pursuant to the Advisory sent by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), the Embassy of the State of Kuwait gave an instruction that approval from the Embassy of the State of Kuwait, Manila shall be required from all those who will apply for a marriage license from your office if one of the contracting parties is a Kuwait national.
A written approval from the Kuwait Mission in the Philippines must be made a requirement in securing the marriage license.
Please find attached copy of the Advisory from the State of Kuwait for your reference and guidance.
CARMELITA N. ERICTA