Question: When do Muslim matrimonial calls get answered in Australia?

Is Muslim marriage Recognised in Australia?

In Australia, marriage is a good example where there can readily be dual compliance. The Marriage Act 1961 (Cth) accommodates Islamic marriages by allowing marriages to be performed and registered by a Muslim marriage celebrant, usually an Imam, without the need for a separate registering event or ceremony.

Is a nikah legally binding in Australia?

The right to marry is no longer restricted on the basis of sex or gender in Australia. Overseas same-sex marriages are now automatically recognised under Australian law, provided they fulfill all the requirements of a valid marriage.

What percentage of Australians identify as Muslim?

2.6% According to the 2016 census, there are 604,200 Muslim Australians (2.6% of total population of approximately 23.4 million1).

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