Posted by admin on May 31, 2012
Let it be known to everyone, be it locals or foreigners, of whatever religious denomination, that the laws on marriage, are strictly applied, imposed and be complied with in the Philippines. Namely, these are the Family Code and the Civil Code of the Philippines. However, the Muslim law on marriage called the Shariah Law is applied to Muslim couples, only.
As reference, the following listed requisites are exact words as provided by law governing the exercise of matrimony.
- Legal capacity of the contracting parties must be a male and a female, 18 years old and above without any impediment to get married.