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If the couple has a history of divorce in their birth certificate, it is compulsory to provide the original divorce certificate.
Note: The attendance of the couple is required to sign the documents and registry book at the Iranian embassy in Canberra.
The standard process is to send the above documents by post and, after completing the initial administrative procedures, an appointment will be made to sign the marriage registry book.
If you wish to register your marriage, you need to book an appointment and visit our office in- person in Parramatta.
Every session could last between 1 and 1.5 hours.
Booking an appointment is mandatory as we do not provide walk-in services. To schedule an appointment, you can call us at 02 9002 5512 or you can send us an email at
Please attend in our centre at the agreed time. In most cases, if you delay for more than 10 minutes , we need to reschedule your appointment as providing services may interfere with our other appointments.
We endeavor to finalise your application in one session.
Please gather the required documents listed in the relevant section on this page and make sure to bring along the originals when visiting us in person.
If any documents are missing or you do not have access to them, please discuss document deficiencies over the phone before attending our office as this may delay the process of your application.
At our appointment, we provide you all the necessary advice on your registration at the Mikhak website and we complete all of the predefined steps about processing your application
We will upload your documents on the website; submit your application and print out the tracking code which is an essential requirement for processing your application.
Depending on the type of services you choose, we would pay the relevant governmental application fees on your behalf, and include the receipt with your application.
We attempt to finalise your application in a session with a maximum duration of 1.5 hours
Once you are at our office, we typically complete the application.
Your application will eventually be forwarded to Canberra by post for final processing and consideration.
In most instances, the attendance of the married couple is required to sign the documents and marriage registry book at the Iranian embassy in Canberra.
$ 68.00 + $ 69
Marriage registration between an Iranian man & an Iranian woman + grant of attorney
$60.00 + $86.00
Marriage registration between an Iranian man and non-Iranian woman + birth certificate
$51.00 + $86.00
Marriage registration between an Iranian woman and non-Iranian man + marriage certificate
Your photo must have the following specifications:
Acceptable Photo Example:
If your birth certificate (Shenasnameh) is a duplicate, you must first obtain a single status certificate from Iran
If the bride's father is not in Australia, he should apply to the Iranian embassy at his place of residence to prepare the permit document, and if the bride's father resides in Iran, he should apply to the official registries to prepare the permit document.
If the marriage has taken place in a country other than Australia, the marriage certificate must first be authenticated and certified by the government of the country where the marriage took place and by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT)
Australian proof of residency includes any documents which shows that you live in Australia.
The documents are included but not limited to:
If do not have the above documents or you have any other Australian documents, please contact us.
Mikhak is the Persian abbreviation of the "Integrated Consular Services Management System," an online service platform where you can create, submit and manage applications pertaining to your Iranian citizenship matters.
The application submitted will be administered by the respective consular section of the Iranian embassy in your designated country.
Mikhak is the front door of all electronic consular services including passport application, marriage or divorce registration, granting a power of attorney, authentication of documents, etc.
Using Mikhak you can:
As applications relating to Iranian citizenship matters including passport, granting power of attorney or registering your marriage et must be submitted electronically and online, some Iranian citizens may find it very difficult to enter the details correctly on the "Mikhak" online system and may require advice and assistance. We can help them to get the request properly entered and recorded in the system and lodge their applications.
However, in any case, if you think that you have access to the relevant information and have enough confidence, you can lodge the relevant applications directly by yourself.
In brief, we will:
The costs are split into two sections, one related to the government fees for the services you requested and one related to the costs of our services.
You can refer to this link to see the table of Iranian government charges.
Broadly speaking, the service fees depend on your selected plan and is calculated based on the amount of work and the time we spend on your matter.
We typically advise you of our service fees after our initial assessment and before we work on your matter.
Yes. Persian Citizen Services is a registered entity in Australia.
Please click on this link to view our registration details at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission website.
It is a standard practice in Australia where people can nominate a person to represent them or choose a lawyer to handle their paperwork or nominate a person as their representative to Centrelink, telecommunication companies, etc.
Unfortunately, there is no legal mechanism for us to take direct responsibility for applicants' cases in citizenship matters pertaining to them such as the issuance of an Iranian passport, Iranian identity card, etc.
The services that we offer is to prepare and lodge your application per the requirement of the Iranian legislation, however, we are unable to legally represent your matter.
Yes. Based on our experience it may take between one to one and a half hours to complete a task related to an Iranian citizenship matter and making an appointment is strongly recommended.
Unfortunately, we do not provide walk-in services.
In most cases, our assistance requires your physical attendance at the office, but we will advise you in advance if your matter does not require you to be in the office.
We take seriously the issue of privacy.
We will not, under any circumstance, allow your private and confidential information to be handed to a third party unless that is required under Australian law.
Please rest assured that the private matters you share with us will remain completely confidential and will not be passed on to anyone else without your prior consent.
Persian Citizen Services is an Australian registered business offering one-stop solutions for all your Persian needs. We provide registration services for applications relating to Iranian citizenship on the Mikhak Website. The benefits of using our services are the following: