Submission of Marriage Certificates

According to the Marriage Act, 2014: Section 44 states that ‘the parties to a customary marriage shall notify the Registrar of such marriage within three months of completion of the relevant ceremonies or steps required to confer the status of marriage to the parties in the community concerned’ Section 55 states that where the parties to a marriage under Part V have completed the necessary rituals for their union to be recognized as a marriage under the customary law of any of the parties both shall apply to the Registrar within six months of their… Continue reading →