Philippine Marriage & Family Laws and other Wedding Requirements
The Law of Marriage in the Philippines
in the 1900s
A historical overview on Philippine weddings
at the start of the century.
General Church Wedding Requirements
As prescribed by the Roman Catholic church.
Church Requirements for Marriage with
For unions between a Filipino and a foreign
How to Get Married in the Philippines
if You are a U.S. Citizen
Source: the U.S. Embassy in Manila.
Foreigners and Marriage in the Philippines
Proper procedure in marrying a citizen of the Philippines.
Application for a Philippine Marriage
A requirement for either a Civil or Church
wedding to be held in the Philippines.
Marriages Exempted from Marriage License Requirements
Instances when a Marriage License can be dispensed with.
Parental Consent vs. Parental Advice
The difference between the two terms for purposes of contracting marriage.
Application for CENOMAR*
*means Certificate of No Marriage Record or Certificate of Singleness.
The Legal Aspect of Marriage
Digest and highlights on marriage-related
articles in the Philippine Family Code.
The Family Code of the Philippines
Civil laws on Marriage & Family Relations
governing the Philippines to date.
Property Relations in Marriage
Things to know if one has properties to his or her name even before tying the knot.
Legal Tidbit: Jilting at the Altar
Legal view for being stood-up in a wedding.
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