Obtaining a Single Status Letter

PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING A SINGLE STATUS LETTER (FOR UGANDANS ONLY) This is a letter confirming one's marital status. It is only issued to Ugandan citizens.
  1. The applicant shows up before a Registrar of Marriages for an interview
  2. He/she submits:
  • A recommendation letter from the LC 1 chairperson where the applicant resides
  • A photocopy of the long birth certificate to prove parentage
  • Proof of nationality for example a voter’s card, passport or national identification card
  • A statutory declaration from the applicant to prove that he/she is single
  • A statutory declaration from the parent to prove that their son/daughter is single
Fees payable: Ug shs 25,000