All You Need To Know About Marriage Laws Of UAE

In the UAE, a Sharia court must record a marriage contract.

The lawful age to marry is 18 Hijri; if not, a judge's permission is needed.

Age disparities between spouses should not surpass twice the other; otherwise, the judge's permission is necessary..

There must be a prenuptial screening certificate.

The pair needs to be present for the ceremony. 

Two male Muslim eyewitnesses and the bride's father, or his representative, must be present.

A woman requires her guardian's approval before she can get married.

Women who have been divorced or widowed must present proof of their status.