CHAPTER 43
ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW ORDINANCE, 2001

PART II - MARRIAGE



Section 18. Place of marriage

(1) No marriage shall be solemnized except in the kariah masjid in which the woman resides, but the Registrar or Syariah Judge giving permission to marry under section 15 or 16 may give permission for the marriage to be solemnized elsewhere, whether in the State or in any other State.

(2) A permission under subsection (1) may be expressed in the permission to marry given under section 15 or 16.

(3) Notwithstanding subsection (1), a marriage may be solemnized in a kariah masjid other than that where the woman resides if –





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