marriages & divorces
All publications related to marriages & divorces are kept here.
Registry of Marriages Celebrates Golden Jubilee Weddings
Sep 3, 2017
The Registry of Marriages is organising upcoming initiatives to celebrate Golden Jubilee weddings, and would like to invite members of the public to take part if they are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this year.
Remarks by Tan Chuan-Jin, at Family Justice Practice Forum 2017
Jul 14, 2017
Statistics on transnational marriages
Jul 3, 2017
Minister answers question by Dr Lim Wee Kiak, MP for Sembawang GRC, on statistics regarding transnational marriages.
Clarifications on Maintenance Record Officer project
Apr 4, 2017
Parliamentary Secretary answers question by Mr Leon Perera, Non-Constituency Member of Parliament, on clarifications on Maintenance Record Officer project.
Enforcement of maintenance orders using video-conferencing facilities
Mar 8, 2017
Minister answers question by Mr Leon Perera, Non-Constituency Member of Parliament on the number of applications for the enforcement of maintenance orders using video-conferencing facilities.
Statistics on marriage dissolutions
Oct 10, 2016
Minister answers question by Mr Gan Thiam Poh, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC, regarding statistics on marriage dissolutions.
Protection for foreign spouses and children when marriages with Singapore citizens break down
Sep 13, 2016
Minister answers question by Ms Kuik Shiao-Yin, Nominated Member of Parliament, on protection for foreign spouses and children when marriages with Singapore citizens break down.
Opening Remarks at the Marriage Convention 2016
Mar 19, 2016
Opening Remarks by Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim at the opening of Marriage Convention 2016 on Saturday, 19 March 2016
Opening Speech by Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, Minister for Social and Family Development, At The Second Reading of The Women's Charter (Amendment) Bill 2016
Feb 29, 2016
Mdm Speaker, I beg to move, “That the Bill be now read a Second time”. With your permission Mdm Speaker, may I ask the Clerks to distribute the documents that would illustrate the points I am covering in my speech.
Women's Charter to Support More Complex Family Needs
Feb 29, 2016
Key amendments to the Women's Charter and the Women's Charter (Registration of Marriage) Rules, as well as enhancements in support for families undergoing divorce, are outlined in this press release.