Registration of Swedish divorce for Personal Status Changes in Thailand

Required Documents.

  1. Verdict (Domslut) in original with stamped and signed by District Court AND the translation from Swedish to English (Translations can be done by an authorized translator appointed by the Kammarkollegiet. A list of authorized translators is available at )
  2. Extract of the population register (Personbevis) of the Thai partner. It must be stamped and signed by the Swedish Tax Agency

These documents must be legalized at,

  1. UD, Juridiska Expedition
  2. Royal Thai Embassy in Stockholm 

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In Thailand
The verdict, Personbevis must translate from English to Thai, and the Thai translation documents must be legalized at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (legalization division) in Thailand before submitting all documents to the District Office (Ampour) where the Thai partner is registered.

Take the Thai marriage register paper / Thai divorce paper from the registration office/ municipality together with the house registration document, a new ID card, and your passport to the passport department at the Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs or the Thai embassy in Sweden to renew the passport with the new surname.