In Nepal, the chapter on marriage in the Civil Code 2017 (2074) governs marriage. All of the rules regulating marriage are found in sections 67 to 84.
This article will explain the steps involved in registering a marriage in Nepal, with an emphasis on what is known as a "court marriage."
Requirements for Court Marriage in Nepal
In Nepal, Section 70 of the Civil Code of 2017 lays out four requirements for getting married:
Both man and woman accept each other...