NADRA documents are crucial for every Pakistani born. These identity papers must be updated and error-free. In Pakistan, whenever a child is born, their name is identified by the Child’s Biological Father. But when the Girl gets Married, her name is transferred from father to husband, pronounced as Marital Status is NADRA’s ecosystem.
Marital Status is mostly for Females because of their name transferring that doesn’t require males other than exceptional cases.
Here in this post, we describe how you can change your Marital Status online or visit NADRA Centers.
Requirements to Transfer:
- Nadra Original CNIC of (Husband & Wife)
- Nikkah Nama or Marriage Certificate
- Visit along with husband & wife
Method # 1 — NADRA Executive Centers
The process to change Marital Status
- Go to the nearest NADRA Centre
- Get a Token & wait for a while
- Present your Documents to the officer
- Get your printed version of Application
Husband’s Lives Abroad
- Bring Original Wife CNIC
- Along with Husband’s Mother or Father
If there is a separation between the couple, then Separation Certificate will require for CNIC’s information updating.
Also Read: How to Register a Complaint in NADRA Online?
Divorce or Lost Marriage Certificate
For both cases, you will get an Affidavit Form from NADRA. Attest it from Commissioner to continue the process.
Method # 2 — Online Submission
You can also apply for a change in Marital Status to avoid long queues. Go to Nadra Online Portal and follow the process mention in the video below:
Processing Time to Change Marital Status
NADRA offers various service packages. So, the delivery time of Marital Certificate depends upon the class you choose. Below are the details:
- Regular takes up to 30 days
- Urgent takes up to 15-20 days
- Executive takes up to 7 days
Computerized Vs Manual Marriage Certificate
Are you wondering whether you should apply for the marriage certificate with a computerized or manual signature Thus, you can apply for the Certificate even if you have a computerized version or a manual Urdu Nikkah Nama. Both are documents are eligible.
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Hi it’s Hussain Bhatti. I’m passionate to write about Pakistani corporate culture and the operations performed in these organizations. Moreover, my hobby is to read self-help, non-fiction & history books.