The Embassy provides notary and authentication services for official documents issued by the Government of Maldives. For documents not issued by the Government of the Maldives, but which requires notarization by the Embassy must be referred to a Notary Public first for notarization before presenting it to the Embassy for services.

The applicants are required to fill a ‘Notary and Authentication Service Form” at the Embassy when requesting service.

At least 3 working days are required for notary and authentication services where verification is required from an external authority. The Embassy does not charge any fee for such services.

 

Services related to marriage registration in Maldives

If you are a Maldivian citizen who has got married abroad and you wish to register your marriage in the Maldives, you will need to contact the Family Court directly.

The contact details of the Family Court are as follows:

Telephone:  +960 3325502, +960 3006101

If a Maldivian requires the Embassy’s services to attest or authenticate obtain documents for a marriage in Japan the Maldivian national may apply for notary and authentication service, as noted above.

 

Services related to registering a birth of Maldivian citizen

If you are a Maldivian parent of a child born in Japan and you wish to register your child’s birth in the Maldives, you will need to contact the Department of National Registration directly.

The contact details of the Department of National Registration are as follows:

Telephone: +960 3323814, +960 3315440

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If a Maldivian parent of a child born requires Embassy to attest or authenticate obtain documents for a birth in Japan the Maldivian national may apply for notary and authentication service, as noted above.