A non-Muslim Malaysian citizen who has contracted a marriage in the Netherlands MUST register the marriage with this office within six (6) months from the date of marriage. This is a legal requirement under the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act 1976 of Malaysia) and it is an offence if you fail to do so within the prescribed time. A penalty charge will be imposed for late registration depending on how late the registration takes place.

The procedure requires both husband and wife to appear personally at this office and produce the following documents:

  1. Passports of the couple
  2. Identification cards of the couple
  3. Marriage certificate issued by the Dutch authority (Uitreksel huwelijksakte)
  4. Birth certificates of the couple 
  5. One (1) passport size photograph of both persons
  6. Registration fee (cash only) for registration made within six months from the date of marriage

Application type

Registration fee

Registration of Marriage


Registration will be processed by the Embassy and two copies of the Malaysian Marriage Certificate will be issued to the couple.