A very frequently asked question and one which can cause some worry for people.
Statutory declarations or SDs do feature on our site but people visiting sometimes require SDs for other reasons other than getting married abroad, for example:
Quite simply, a SD allows a person to affirm something is true in order to satisfy a legal requirement where no other evidence can be provided.
Typically, the information required to be completed on a SD will consist of:
You will need to contact a solicitor or UK Notary Public. They will be able to provide you with the necessary form but you will need to attend their office in person to sign. They will need to authenticate the document.
Written by Darren Elliott