ENACTMENT NO. 6 OF 2002
ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW ENACTMENT 2002

PART II - MARRIAGE
Preliminaries to a Marriage



Section 20. Place of marriage

(1) No marriage shall be solemnized except in the mukim masjid in which the woman resides, but the Registrar or Syariah Judge giving permission to marry under section 17 or 18 may give permission for the marriage to be solemnized elsewhere, whether in this State or in any other State.

(2) A permission under subsection (1) may be expressed in the permission to marry given under section 17 or 18.

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




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