Australian Embassy

Getting Married in Thailand

Getting Married in Thailand

Follow the link below for information on the steps Australians need to take to ensure that their marriage in Thailand is recognised as a valid marriage in Thailand and Australia. The Embassy cannot provide information on other issues, such as organising celebrants or venues.

Registering marriage performed in Thailand

For Thai version on registering marriage in Thailand, please click here

For information on applying for a visa to Australia please visit 

For Statutory Declarations form for marriage, please click here.

Please note that the Embassy is unable to confirm the length of validity of signed Statutory Declarations as this is a matter for Thai authorities.  We advise you to contact the Thai Department of Consular Affairs for further advice on Statutory Declarations.