…posted by Pakistani Law Firm
The process of court marriage is to supply copies of National Identity Card (CNIC), Two copies of passport size photos with white or blue background. Proper verification of age and identity. The minimum age for a Girl (Lady, Woman) to get married is 16 and for a boy (Man) is 18 years. Age verification is necessary & the same can be done by way of producing copies of “National Identity Card (CNIC)”, “Form B” or Educational Certificate (S.S.C, Matric).
Procedure of court marriage is: Girl having age more than 18 years can contract marriage in the court with her own freewill and wish without the will of her parents. Law gives her right. For court marriage only CNIC or other document for the proof of her age is sufficient. The girl has to personally appear in the court who will execute the freewill and on the basis of her freewill her marriage (Nikah) will be performed. For marriage performance at least two witnesses are required.
Parents cannot cancel Marriage (Nikah), Parents can only pressurize her/his to file the divorce case in the court. She (Girl, Lady, Woman, Bride) can get divorce from the court and Man (He, Man, Groom) can pronounce divorce her. Otherwise there is no other way for the cancellation of the Marriage (Nikah).
Legal Marriage age for Girl is 16 years old and for boy is 18 years old. If you want to marry before this age you are required Guardian Permission. For Registration of Marriage you are required, Pakistani ID, Form B or Educational Certificate for verification of Date of Birth.
Court Marriage Judgement
|Citation Name : 2010 PLD 61 QUETTA-HIGH-COURT-BALOCHISTAN|
|Side Appellant : Mst. GIRAN NAZ alias SHAGUFTA BIBI|
|Side Opponent : State|