passport holders, married in Japan, and reports of marriage that were submitted
to the US Consulate or Embassy in Japan before November 9th, 1989
the record of your Certificate of Witness of Marriage Abroad is not on file at
the Japanese City or Ward Offices in Japan.
If you were married after this period of time Okinawa Translator can assist you in obtaining a issue of your marriage certificate anywhere in Japan.
In order to assist you in obtaining a reissue we need to the
following data/documents to process your
Both parties names
Both parties birthdates
Both parties nationalities
City Office where you were married
Reason for a reissue
Copy of your passport or driver’s license
Once we have the information/documents we can obtain a the
reissue of your marriage certificate.
In addition, if you want us to obtain a document other than
your marriage certificate, such as:
name change document;
any other city office issued document, we can help you obtain any of these documents as well.
After we have obtained the document, depending on the case,
it may or may not need to be officially translated, Apostille’d or notarized. Okinawa
Translator can assist you in all of these services upon request.
Please contact us if you have any further questions about
David Higgins is a full time Japanese/English translation company owner located in Okinawa, Japan. David, his wife Hazuki and four employees and various freelancers of other languages run Okinawa Translator. They specialize in translation of all kinds of documents, technical manuals and on site interpreting for instructional safety classes with the military to family reunions. They have expanded their business all over Japan and overseas to serve customers in any location.