Rallying immediate and extended families to celebrate Golden Jubilee weddings
1 The Registry of Marriages (ROM) 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, or to nominate eligible couples.>
2 The move is part of ROM's efforts to celebrate and promote strong families and marriages in Singapore. Following positive feedback from the public after a similar celebration it had organised last year, ROM is expanding its efforts to celebrate the occasion with wedded couples on an annual basis.
3 Couples celebrating their Golden Jubilee Wedding from 2017 onwards will receive a commemorative marriage certificate if at least one party is a Singapore Citizen, and had registered a civil marriage with ROM. ROM will also organise a vow renewal event for these couples in the following year, close to Valentine's Day. More details will be released later.
4 Couples or their family members, can contact ROM (Call 6338 7808 or email to email@example.com) to register their interest or to nominate eligible couples. Details required are the couple's names, identification numbers and their date of marriage.
Frequently Asked Questions
Registry of Marriages - Celebrating Golden Jubilee Weddings
1. What is this initiative about?
The Registry of Marriages (ROM) wishes 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 in 2017, or to nominate eligible couples.
ROM has various initiatives to celebrate special moments when couples get married at ROM. Following positive response from a similar initiative in 2016, ROM is expanding its efforts to celebrate Golden Jubilee Weddings annually.
2. What can eligible couples receive?
Eligible couples will receive a gift set that includes a commemorative marriage certificate and a congratulatory note. ROM will also be organising an event for couples to renew their wedding vows in February each year.
More information on the event will be provided to eligible couples at a later date.
3. Who are eligible to receive the commemorative wedding certificate?
Eligible couples must be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary in 2017, and at least one party must be a Singapore Citizen.
ROM will verify the couples' marriage records and inform couples if they are eligible for the gift set and wedding vow renewal event.
4. How can couples register their interest or family members nominate eligible couples?
Couples celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this year or their family members can contact ROM at 6338 7808 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by 31 December 2017 to register.
Couples celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary from 2018 onwards, can also contact ROM at 6338 7808 or email email@example.com by 31 December of each year to register interest.
If eligible, couples will be notified and invited to a wedding vow renewal event at a later time.