Per the law, the registration process must be carried out within 45 days of the solemnisation
She said government should strengthen the marriage institution straight from the legal requirements, saying there has to be pre-marital counselling before the solemnisation
of weddings and all marriage officers must emphasise this aspect.
With their royal background, she remembered her parents discussing protocol and seniority when it came to her wedding, saying they were unsure who should be first to start the 'merenjis' or blessing ceremony, which took place some weeks before the actual marriage solemnisation
ceremony to the current Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar when he was the then state crown prince in 1982.
According to the law, no religious body or marriage registry 'shall perform solemnisation
of Holy Matrimony', without presentation of a sickle cell disease prevention certificate from the intending couple.
Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri of the JUI-F said there was no mention of the age for Nikah (solemnisation
of marriage) in Islam which had declared that anyone after attaining the age of puberty became eligible for marriage.
A date for solemnisation
of the marriage is given 30 days after the publication of the wedding notice which is subject to receipt of no objection.
Signatures of three witnesses, along with documents including proof of wedding notice in newspapers published 30 days prior to the date of marriage and consent from the parents of both the bride and the groom, are mandatory requirements for solemnisation
of a marriage.
In the judgment, the top court also explained the difference between solemnisation
and registration of marriages.
He further explained that the act letting the Groom kiss the bride in the full glare of both the young and old persons gathered in the church to witness what is expected to be holy solemnisation
of a wedding between a man and woman emanated from the teachings of false prophets.
Dated 30th July 2018 Paul Entwistle Director of Legal Services Oldham Council OLDHAM BOROUGH COUNCIL Marriage Act 1949 & Civil Partnership Act 2004 Take notice that application has been received for the grant of the licence in relation to internal and external areas for the following premises to be approved as a place for the solemnisation
of marriages and civil partnerships: - Grains Bar Hotel Grains Bar Ripponden Road, Oldham, OL1 4SX Applicant: Lisa Holroyd Copies of the applications and plans are available for inspection weekdays between 9am and 4pm at Sir Robert Peacock House, Vulcan Street, Oldham, OL1 4LA for a period of 21 days following the date of this notice.
At least two witnesses are present at the time of the solemnisation
and registration of marriage
They went to the registry and then had their holy solemnisation
at the Christ Church in Port Harcourt in July 1999.