Guidelines for Applying for a Certificate of Non-Impediment to Marriage

When submitting an application for a Certificate of Non-Impediment to Marriage, please provide the following:

  • A notarized copy of Applicant’s Birth Certificate.

  • Copy of the bio-data pages of current Passport of the Applicant.

  • A sworn Affidavit that Applicant has never been married or is currently not married. Please complete the Affidavit and Questionnaire.

  • Copy of Divorce Absolute (if applicable)
  • A current and complete address and a valid telephone number and/or an e-mail address.
  • Payment of R350 (for persons residing in South Africa) or US$25 (for persons residing out of South Africa) into the High Commission’s Bank Account, using the following banking details:

    Account Name: High Commission of the Republic of Guyana – Revenue
    Bank Name/Address: Standard Bank (South Africa) Hatfield,
    Standard Plaza 440 Hilda Street Hatfield, Pretoria
    Account Number: 333122380
    Branch Name: Hatfield
    Branch Code: 01-1545
    Swift No: SBZAZAJJ

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