To apply for marriage registration, partners of the contemplated marriage shall appear together at the marriage registration office.
April 7, 2023
The ages of couples marrying for the first time in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, edged upward last year, the city's civil affairs bureau said.
December 28, 2022
September 2, 2021
A new policy that took effect on Jan 1 as part of China's Civil Code, means couples must wait 30 days after submitting a divorce application.
June 18, 2021
January 5, 2021
The marriage registration office promises to have applicants' marriage affairs nailed within five working days.
June 15, 2020
Marriage registration departments have been slowly resuming operations since Feb 24, after a lengthy break caused by the coronavirus outbreak.
February 27, 2020