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Single Status Declaration

Single Status Declaration

Single status Declaration notarization:

$30

for the first signature, and

$15

for each additional signature.  Normally only one signature is needed.

 

This document, a "Single Status" Declaration takes the form of a Statutory Declaration, given under Oaths, either in front of a Commissioner of Oaths, or a Notary.

 

 

Statutory Declaration

  1. A statutory declaration is a legal document defined under the law of certain Commonwealth nations. It is similar to a statement made under oath, however, it is not sworn.

  2. Statutory declaration - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Statutory_declaration

Statement under Oath

oath

  (ōth)

n. pl. oaths (ōthz, ōths)1

a. A solemn, formal declaration or promise to fulfill a pledge, often calling on God, a god, or a sacred object as witness.

b. The words or formula of such a declaration or promise.

c. Something declared or promised.

2. An irreverent or blasphemous use of the name of God or something held sacred.

3. An imprecation; a curse.

Idioms:

take an oath

To agree to a pledge of truthfulness or faithful performance.

under oath

Under a burden or responsibility to speak truthfully or perform an action faithfully.

 

The Statutory Declaration has a formal format that identifies the place where the declaration is being attested, the matter of the declaration, the person making the declaration, the factual contention, and the segment for the taking of the oath before a Notary Public, like so:

STATUTORY DECLARATION OF SINGLE STATUS

CANADA        ) Province of __________

IN THE MATTER OF: the marriage between

[full name of both parties*]

I, [Full Name as in passport] of the City of __________, in the Province of ________ DO SOLEMNY AND SINCERELY DECLARE THAT:

[add content]

AND, I make this Solemn Declaration conscientiously believing it to be true and knowing that it is of the same force and effect as if made under oath and by virtue of the Canada Evidence Act.

The exact language used in the Declaration has to do with its intended purposes, and the information sought by the authority to which the Declaration will be presented to.


Examples [1]


Affidavit of Single Status 

Date _______________________

I, __________________________________________________ , residing at

Name of Affiant

________________________________________________________________________

personally appeared before the undersigned notary public, and under oath or affirmation make

the following statements:

I was born on _________________ at _________________________________________ ,

I am a citizen of____________________________________________________________ . 

My passport number is ,

I am currently single, have never been married,

(or was divorced/widowed on _______________ and have never been remarried since that date).

_______________________________ Date: _______________

Signature of Affiant



EXAMPLE [2]


AFFIDAVIT OF MARITAL STATUS

I, ............................................................................................................... (name and surname), 

make oath and say as follows:

The following is information about myself:

Surname: ......................................................................................................................................

All forenames: ............................................................................................................................. 

(as shown on passport)

Male/Female: ...............................................................................................................................

Date of Birth: ...............................................................................................................................

Place of Birth: ..............................................................................................................................

Usual Address: ............................................................................................................................

Occupation: .................................................................................................................................

All forenames and surname of Father: ........................................................................................

All forenames and surname of Mother: .......................................................................................

Mother’s maiden name: ...............................................................................................................

British passport number: .............................................................................................................

Date and place of issue of passport: ............................................................................................

Marital Status: .............................................................................................................................

If divorced, date and place of issue of decree absolute: ..............................................................

.....................................................................................................................................................

If widowed, date and place of death of previous spouse: ............................................................

......................................................................................................................................................

I am not under 18 years of age or [I am under 18 years  of age but the consent of the persons 

whose consent to the marriage is required by law has been obtained] or [I am under 18 years 

of age but there is no person whose consent to the marriage is required by law]

A marriage is proposed to be solemnised between me and .........................................................

................................................................................................... (name and surname of partner) 

of ........................................................................................................................ (usual address) 

a ............................................................................................. National (nationality of partner) 

at ...............................................(place of marriage) on ...............................(date of marriage).

I am free to enter into this proposed marriage and believe that there is not any impediment by 

reason of kindred or alliance, or other lawful hindrance, to this proposed marriage.

Sworn at Hanoi     ) 

)

This ….. day of ….........................…. 20…. ) ……………………………… 

) (Signature of deponent)

De L'Origine et de L'Institution du Notariat

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