In Japan, same sex marriage is yet to be achieved due to its laws. Some cities in Japan have adopted “partnership system.” Although such partnership is not recognized as legal marriage and the city office cannot issue the couple with …

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Yes, you (US citizen) and your fiancé (Thailand citizen) can get married in Okinawa, Japan without the physical presence of your Thailand fiancé in Okinawa. Okinawa Translator can help you with your proxy marriage at a specific city office here …

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The requirements for Philippine Passport Holders have been ever changing since the closing of the Philippine Consulate in Okinawa on Oct. 2019. Instead of parties flying to Tokyo to receive the LCCM together, now, the Philippine Passport holder only needs …

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Depending on your location on Okinawa this will determine which city office you will be eligible to submit your applicable required documents for marriage in Okinawa. When you use our translation services at Okinawa Translator we will make sure that …

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Hi, I am David Higgins, a legal translator in Okinawa, Japan and I am going to clearly explain how to get married in Japan for those who are French Passport Holders. First off, let’s clarify that getting legally married in …

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