‘No Objection Certificate’ for Marriage in India

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If you are getting married in India then you will require a “letter of no objection”. This has changed in 2013 and the British High Commission in New Delhi are not issuing a ‘No Objection Certificate’ for marriage registrations. The process has been listed below.

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Singapore : Local Customs and Laws

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If you are considering moving to Singapore then consider some of the following customs and laws of the country. You can contact the British High Commission in Singapore for more direction and advice or speak to a local attorney at a Singaporean law firm as listed on this website.

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Lawyers in Singapore

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The following is a list of lawyers in Singapore which was released by the British High Commission in Singapore. The list is not an endorsement but only a complimentary list of law firms in Singapore which may be of use to expats and those who require legal advice in Singapore.

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Translators and Interpreters in Singapore

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If you need documented translated then the following is a list of translators and interpreters has been prepared by the British High Commission Singapore. This list does not endorse any of these companies however they are provided as a service to all expats in Singapore than might needs translation services.

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Notarial Services in Singapore

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If you are in Singapore and need the services of the British High Commission in Singapore then see what type of assistance they can offer you. Over the last 4 years many of the services have been removed and they will now only do a limited amount of services compared to before. Notarial services was one of the first services ...

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Strange Laws and customs abroad

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Going abroad normally works out well however problem do occur where people do not always understand the local customs or laws. This might seem strange however the FCO has made an info-graphic of some of these customs to keep Brits abroad out of trouble.

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British Embassy Bangkok – Insurance

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The British Embassy in Bangkok has again brought up the issue of consular assistance as well as the lack of insurance under expats in Thailand. The message from the Embassy in February 2016 is very similar to the British Assistance abroad publication from the CFO which looks at where and what type of consular assistance if needed abroad.

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Death in Hong Kong (Expat & Tourist Information)

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If someone has died while in Hong Kong then you will need to contact the British Consulate in Hong Kong for assistance. They do provide consular assistance for family members of those who had died. Below is a list of what they can and cannot do. There is also a list of undertakers and estimated cost of repatriation of the mortal ...

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TB testing in Hong Kong

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If you are are a resident of Hong Kong and you wish to visit the UK for more than 6 months then you will need to have a TB test done in Hong Kong. The British Consulate in Hong Kong has listed the following clinics for the TB testing. Note that you will need the test for your UK visa ...

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