Couples Lined Up to File for Marriage Licenses
By 9 am the marriage registration offices in Shenzhen and in Futian was already crowded with couples signing up for a lifelong commitment yesterday. More than a thousand couples were able to secure their marriage licenses including those to who failed to register online.
And to make sure that everyone was able to register properly the registration offices opened ten counters, ans started the registration by 8:30 am. The offices also had volunteers on hand to help with the process and made sure that everything was running smoothly. Some couples that went through health checks earlier and registered online so that they can process their licenses much earlier and faster.
Others took a break from work and rushed to the registration offices so that they can get registered. Couples were satisfied and a lot were saying that the process was done quickly and staff were nice and very friendly.
According to the registration offices February 14 is the second busiest day for marriage registration. During last year’s valentines day around 1,071 couples registered for their marriage licenses. Other day were couples rush to get registered are August 10, September 9 and October 10.