Certificate of Proof of Widowhood Issuance Request (Sunni Directorate)

This service is provided by the Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Awqaf to Individuals requesting to issue a certificate of proof of widowhood.

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   Service Terms

  • Target User Group:
  • Individuals ,

   Required Documents


  1. The original marriage contract and a copy of the same, or the equivalent of an external contract and a copy of the same or the previous certificate of prove of marriage and a copy of the same
  2. A copy of the Identity Card or the passport of the husband and wife
  3. A copy of the husband’s mortality (Death) certificate
  4. Certificate of proof of widowhood application form


   Important notes

  • Readiness:
  • All the documents issued outside the Kingdom of Bahrain, should be ratified by the Bahrain Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the embassy of the state in which the document has been issued
  • All non-Arabic written documentsshould be translated to Arabic
  • Others:

The age of both witnesses should be 21 years and above.


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