Honorary Consulate of the Kingdom of Bahrain – Consular Services

Legal Capacity

General Conditions:

General Conditions:

  1. Legal Capacity to marry in the Philippines for Bahraini Nationals who would like to marry Filipino Nationals are issued by the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs, and Waqf of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
  2. The Honorary Consulate of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Manila are not issuing Legal Capacity to marry in the Philippines.
  3. However, applicants must go directly to the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs, and Waqf and request to obtain the Legal Capacity.
  4. The acquired Legal Capacity to marry should be duly stamped by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Philippine Embassy in Manama, Bahrain.
  5. After stamping, the Legal Capacity can now be used in the respective Municipal or Town Hall for use.
  6. There is no need for the Honorary Consulate to stamp the Legal Capacity.
  7. Applicants may ask the Local Civil Registrar of the respective Municipal or Town Hall for other requirements aside from Legal Capacity to marry in the Philippines.

Contact Details:

Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs, and Awqaf
PO Box 560, Manama,
Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel No.: +973 17513000
Email: info@moj.gov.bh
Website: https://www.moj.gov.bh/en/