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Q: Hi I want to know the conditions, if foreigner wants to marry with Chinese? thanks in advance.

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... and it needs to be between a male and female.China doesn't do the gay marriage thing yet.

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You need a certificate of elegibilty to marry from your home country. This can be provided by your home countries consulate in China. It needs to be translated into Chinese, which your consulate can also do.

And you need a valid visa. I got married here on a tourist visa.

The Chinese partner needs their ID and family book. The Chinese partner can only get married to a foreigner in their home provence. In their houkou area.

Its very easy. Good luck.

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... and it needs to be between a male and female.China doesn't do the gay marriage thing yet.

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and she has to be above 20 yo. Marriage age is high in China. or have they already canceled it together with the one child policy?

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Don't forget the Dowry!

 

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Yeah, the bribe price must be given to the parents even if she is over 50, the bride, that is.

 

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IF your DESPERATE , contact viki                                          

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If the the family asks for a dowry, walk. My wife's family didn't and they've been completely out of our hair. Everyone who's paid a dowry has the wife's family all in their marriage and many have to take them in.

 

If you plan on going back to your home country, marry in HK

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A: Going to HK would be the best bet I reckon, especially if you were loo
A:Going to HK would be the best bet I reckon, especially if you were looking for a church wedding. Chinese weddings are pretty grim IMO - you go to a barren govt dept with souless officials and navigate red tape so some guy can give you a red stamp and a marriage book. You get expensive pictures taken of you both posing in places you'd never go to in everyday life that is somehow supposed to represent your wedding, then a while later it's off to a restaurant where a game show host kind of guy makes sure it's as tacky as possible while the guests eat as fast as they can so they can leave as soon as they finish eating and gave you money. Hell, I'd go to Thailand or the Philippines and get married in Paradise.   -- Stiggs