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Separation and divorce

Annulment of a marriage

Are you wondering if it’s possible to have your marriage annulled, instead of getting a divorce? In this article, we look at the situations in which annulment of a marriage is possible, the steps involved, and the legal consequences of annulment.

What is annulment of a marriage?

Annulment of a marriage is a legal procedure which cancels a marriage, as though the couple was never married.


The information presented on this page is not a legal opinion or legal advice. This page explains in a general way the law that applies in Quebec. To obtain a legal opinion or legal advice on your personal situation, consult a legal professional.

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