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Registration Guidance for Divorce Between Chongqing 

Permanent Residents and Foreigners, Hong Kong, Macau and 

Taiwan Residents and Overseas Chinese


I.       Registration authority

Chongqing Marriage and Adoption Registration Administration Center

II.      Responsibilities

(I)      Undertake specific registration of marriage and adoption involving foreigners, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan residents, and overseas Chinese;

(II)     Provide guidance for marriage and adoption registration administration throughout Chongqing;

(III)   Propagandize the marriage and adoption policies and provide marriage and family consultation service.

III.    Basis

Marriage Law of the People's Republic of China

Marriage Registration Ordinance

Practical Norms for Marriage Registration

IV.     Prerequisites for Divorce Registration

(I)      One party is a permanent Chongqing resident while the other party is a Hong Kong, Macao or Taiwan resident, an overseas Chinese or a foreigner.

(II)     Both parties who have conducted marriage registration now still have spousal relationship.

(III)   Both parties have full capacity for civil conduct (without intellectual disability and mental disorder etc.).

(IV)   Both parties are willing to get divorced and have reached agreement on matters including child support, property and debt disposal.

V.      Credentials and Certification Documents to be Submitted for Divorce Registration

1.       Chongqing permanent resident should present his/her own household register and identity card in effect.

2.       Hong Kong, Macau or Taiwan resident should present his/her own permit and identity card in effect.

3.       Overseas Chinese and foreigner should provide his/her own valid passport.

4.       Both parties should present the marriage certificate (the legal and valid marriage certificate issued by the marriage registration authority in mainland China or the Chinese Embassy or Consulate in foreign countries).

5.       The Divorce Agreement should be provided in triplicate.

6.       Both parties shall provide two 2-inch recent single photos that are bareheaded and half-length respectively for registration.

VI.    Friendly Tips:

(I)      Attentions

1.    In accordance with Article 12 of the Marriage Registration Ordinance, divorce may not be granted by the marriage registration authority if any of the following cases happen on the parties conducting divorce registration:

(1)   No Divorce Agreement is reached;

(2)   Either party is a person without capacity for civil conduct or with limited capacity for civil conduct;

(3)   The marriage was not registered in mainland China.

2.    The party who is not granted for divorce registration registers divorce by concealing true situations, providing false document, making false statement and in the name of others or represented by either party to the marriage will cause serious legal consequence and undertake corresponding legal responsibilities.

3.    If both parties fail to conduct the divorce procedures in our center at the same time, their marital relation can only be dissolved through other legal procedures.

4.    The details on the Identity Card, Household Register and Marriage Certificate, such as name, sex, date of birth and ID Card No., must be identical. If not, the parties concerned should correct them at the competent authority.

(II)     Marriage registration appointment

You’re required to make an appointment online through the following ways for the registration of divorce from a foreigner, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan residents, and overseas Chinese.

1.    http://www.cqhunyin.org.cn/marriage/

2.    Official website of Chongqing Marriage & Adoption Registration Administration Center

3.    'Government Affairs' on the official website of Chongqing Civil Affairs Bureau

(III)   Divorce agreement

1.    The divorce agreement should set forth the manifestation of intention of both parties on willing divorce and the consensus on matters relating to child support, property and debt disposal. Download the reference format on http://www.cqhunyin.org.cn/.

2.    The divorce agreement should be in triplicate by handwriting with black ink pen on A4 papers. The printed or handwritten divorce agreement with any items thereof altered should be printed or written again.

3.    The signature of both parties should be affixed before us when conducting the registration procedures in our center, which should not be affixed in advance.

4.    In case the parties retract the divorce agreement after getting divorced, the parties concerned should not alter the agreement at the marriage registration authority. Both parties may solve the problems through consultation on their own, otherwise a civil lawsuit can be brought in the people's court.

(IV)   Re-issuance of divorce certificate

1.    In case the divorce certificate is lost or damaged, the party concerned may apply to the former authority conducting the marriage registration or the marriage registration authority of the place where either party registers his/her household for re-issuance.

2.    In case the party concerned has conducted the divorce registration but his/her marital status was changed due to restoration of marriage when applying for the re-issuance, the divorce certificate will not be reissued.

3.    In case the party is unable to apply for a reissued marriage registration certificate at the marriage registry due to some reasons, and there are archives available for consultation, which are consistent with the identity information of the party, the party may authorize others to handle the registration. The authorized person shall submit the party’s household register, ID card and a power of attorney certified by a notary. The power of attorney shall clearly state the party’s name, ID number, the time for marriage registration, the name of the registry, current marital status, the matter concerned, and the name and ID number of the authorized person. The authorized person shall submit his/her own identity document together with the above-mention materials.

 

 

Place and Time of Registration

Address: F14, Tongju Yuanjing Mansion, No.9, Jianxin North Road (near Chongqing Empark Grand Hotel), Jiangbei District, Chongqing

Postal Code: 400020

Acceptance Time: Monday to Friday 9:00 -12:00 a.m.

 

Contact Information

Consultation Tel: 023- 67729002, 023-67729997 (Press 0 for speaking to a representative)

Complaint Tel: 023- 67727737

Official Website: http://www.cqhunyin.org.cn/

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