REPORT OF MARRIAGE OF A FILIPINO ABROAD
The marriage between Filipinos or between a Filipino and a foreign national should be reported and registered with the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) through the Philippine Embassy/Consulate General which has jurisdiction over the locality where the event took place.
ONLY marriages that took place in the following states can be registered or reported at the Philippine Consulate General in New York: (1) Connecticut, (2) Delaware, (3) Maine, (4) Massachusetts, (5) New Hampshire, (6) New Jersey, (7) New York, (8) Pennsylvania, (9) Rhode Island, and (10) Vermont.
For marriages that happened in other U.S. states, please click the Consulate Finder to find out which Philippine Embassy or Consulate can assist you, what the hours of operation are, and how to reach it.
(in case one or both parties have previous marriage)
If Widow or Widower:
If Foreign Spouse was previously married to another foreigner
If the Filipino Citizen was previously married to a foreigner and a divorce was validly obtained abroad by the alien spouse
The Consular Officer reserves the right to require additional documents from the informant or applicant.
The Consulate assesses the completeness of the emailed submission.
Once emailed documents have been determined to be complete and in order by the Consular Officer, the informant mails to the Consulate the ROM Application packet (please see below the contents of the packet), taking note of the envelope’s tracking number. Address the mail to:
Civil Registry Unit (Report of Marriage)
Philippine Consulate General
556 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10036
Get PSA-authenticated Marriage Certificate Online
You may request PSA-authenticated copy of the ROM after 4 to 8 months from the date of reporting at www.psaserbilis.com.ph. To complete the online transaction, you will need the transmittal details (Reference Number, Despatch Number, Despatch Date and Transmittal Date) which can be obtained from the DFA Manila's Consular Records Division with email firstname.lastname@example.org.