Document and services

Consular Registration:

The consular registration is mandatory for Moroccan nationals to benefit from the consular services they would need.

Required documents:

  • Moroccan Passport
  • Moroccan National Identity Card (C.I.N or C.N.I.E)
  • Permanent Resident Card or proof of status
  • Two color photographs (Passport size)
  • Birth certificate
  • Proof of address

Biometric Passport

Required documents:


Minors under 12 years Minors 12 years and above Adults
  • Consular card
  • Application form duly filled out
  • CNIE or receipt
  • Old passport
  • Birth certificate
  • Two recent passport size photos
  • Authorization of both parents
  • Consular card
  • Application form duly filled out
  • CNIE or receipt
  • Old passport
  • Birth certificate
  • Two recent passport size photos
  • Authorization of both parents
  • Consular card
  • Application form duly filled out
  • CNIE or receipt
  • Old passport
  • Birth certificate
  • Two recent passport size photos

NB: Passport forms can be downloaded from the following website: www.passeport.ma

Electronic National Identity Card (C.N.I.E)

NB: The presence is mandatory.

Required documents:

  • Consular card
  • Birth certificate in Arabic and French (original) dated less than 12 months, or the original and a copy of the 1st page of the family book of the father and a copy of the page concerning the candidate.
  • All the information must be in Arabic and French (first and last name, parents’ names, names of paternal and maternal grandfather)
  • Two recent photos of the applicant ( 3.5*4.5cm)

Marital Status

A-Family book for husband born in Morocco: (The Family record book is established by the Registry Officer at the husband’s birthplace)

Required documents:

  • Husband’s and wife’s registration cards;
  • Original of the Moroccan marriage certificate (strictly necessary) + Copy;
  • Integral Copy or husband’s Birth certificate;
  • Integral Copy of wife’s birth certificate (not the birth certificate).

For non-Moroccan wives, Birth certificate (with filiations: names of the father and the mother);

  • Copy of both sides of the husband’s National Identity Card (C.I.N);
  • Copy of both sides of the wife’s National Identity Card (C.I.N).

For non-Moroccan wives, Copy of the passport (identification page);

  • Two (2) photographs of the husband

Registration of Birth

Required Documents:

  • Registration card of the father and the mother;
  • Original of the Moroccan marriage certificate (strictly necessary) + Copy;
  • Original of the Birth Certificate of the child + Copy;
  • Family book;
  • Birth certificate of the father;
  • Birth certificate the mother;
  • Application form for birth notification

Registration of Death

Required Documents:

  • Registration card of the dead person (if registered);
  • Booklet of marital status of the dead person or of his/her father;
  • Moroccan passport of the dead person;
  • Certificate of death, delivered by the American authorities;
  • National Identity Card (CNIE) of the dead person;
  • Birth Certificate of the dead person;
  • If married, a Birth Certificate of the spouse;

To declare twelve (12) months at the latest after the date of the death

Validation of Marriage

Required Documents:

  • Registration card;
  • The Civil Marriage Certificate;
  • The presence of two (2) Moslem witnesses, provided with an identity paper with photograph, and knowing the couple to have attended their ceremony of marriage
  • National Identity Card (CNIE), or passport for non-Moroccans.

Repatriation of Body to Morocco

Required documents:

  • Inform the consular section of the death,
  • Death certificate from the Department of Health to be issued by a Mortuary,
  • ‘Mise en biere” certificate to be issued by a Mortuary Institution,
  • Coffin certificate to be issued by a Mortuary Institution,
  • Clearance for coffin’s exit out the US,