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Bridal Trade Shows in Quebec – List of Exhibitors

Bridal Trade Shows in Quebec – List of Exhibitors

Bridal Trade Shows in Quebec - List of Exhibitors. Did you know that in the province of Quebec, more than 20,000 future brides visit the Grands SALONS DES MARIÉES DU QUÉBEC in Montreal, Canada each year? Do you want to plan your wedding or civil union soon? Visit the...

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How to get married at the Courthouse?

How to get married at the Courthouse?

CIVIL MARRIAGE - Make a civil marriage at the Montreal Courthouse (Palais de Justice). How to get married at the Courthouse? If you wish to marry civilly or to unite civilly soon, you do not know what are the steps to follow? Contact us. To get married at the...

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Recognition in Quebec of a marriage celebrated abroad

Recognition in Quebec of a marriage celebrated abroad

    Is it necessary to have Quebec recognize a marriage celebrated abroad? Insofar as the marriages celebrated abroad were celebrated in accordance with the laws of the country where the celebration took place and that the marriage also respects the rules...

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Marriage in Quebec with a foreigner

Marriage in Quebec with a foreigner

Is it possible for a foreigner to marry in Quebec / Canada? To answer the question very briefly, yes, it is quite possible to marry a non-Canadian and / or a non-resident in Canada. Marriage across Canada, of which Quebec is a part, is governed in terms of its...

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The most lovely, wedding venue in Montreal

The most lovely, wedding venue in Montreal

Montreal Wedding - your wedding ceremony and reception halls Montreal (Quebec). As a notary and celebrant of marriage or civil union, I have had the privilege, over the years, I have celebrated in many places wedding venues in Montreal, wedding reception halls in...

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Differences between marriage, common-law or civil union

Differences between marriage, common-law or civil union

  In Quebec, there are 3 different ways to unite for couples: common law, civil union and marriage (religious or civil).  Even if it may seem trivial and we think that it is still a couple that unites, there may be significant differences, especially when it...

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Testament(Will) made before marriage in Quebec

Testament(Will) made before marriage in Quebec

  I pronounce you husband and wife... by law.  That's a strange sentence, isn't it?  Yet, whether you like it or not, being married means having legal rights and obligations.  Which ones?  To do this, you can consult your notary and read the following lines. To...

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A romantic place, get married at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal

A romantic place, get married at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal

  Jean Drapeau Park in Montreal is a unique place to celebrate your wedding in a place that will make you dream.  Whether it is the Biosphère, the illuminated Casino de Montréal or the Downtown area, you will be amazed by the choice for the most beautiful of...

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Couples – Living in a Common-Law Union

Couples – Living in a Common-Law Union

Did you know that Quebec is the second province in Canada with the highest number of common-law couples?  Although common-law partners have no obligation to each other, is it really a good thing to have this status?  At what level?  Are there any obligations?  Learn...

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Wedding band Montreal. Who can celebrate a marriage in Quebec?

Wedding band Montreal. Who can celebrate a marriage in Quebec?

Wedding band Montreal, Laval. Longueuil. Looking for your future wedding bands or a marriage celebrant at an affordable price? Read the following. Civil marriage can now be celebrated in front of a notary, a clerk, a mayor, or other authorized wedding officiant.  But...

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Advantages of a marriage contract

Advantages of a marriage contract

Why make a marriage contract?  A marriage contract allows the spouses to choose their matrimonial regime, to take decisions in the event of death to meet the different needs of the couple.  So, this is an element that should not be neglected when you proceed with your...

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Marriage contract in Quebec

Marriage contract in Quebec

In a marriage contract, the spouses and future spouses can choose their matrimonial regime, indicate who will receive property after the death of one of the spouses, and provide for gifts to one of the spouses or to the children. Couples in a civil union can have a...

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The marriage ceremony in Quebec

The marriage ceremony in Quebec

  Marriage is a formal event. An official must perform the ceremony, and at least two witnesses must be present. The official is called an "officiant" or a "celebrant." The couple can change some parts of the ceremony to make it more personal. But the couple and...

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Civil marriage or Civil union – the differences

Civil marriage or Civil union – the differences

Often mixed at first glance, civil marriage and civil union each have their differences.  However, in Quebec, both types of unions have the same rights and obligations.  However, is there a better choice for a couple wishing to show their love? Origins Almost everyone...

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Is a marriage without getting into debt possible?

Is a marriage without getting into debt possible?

Often than usual, getting married means spending a lot of money celebrating a couple's love.  If you count the services of a wedding officiant, the ceremony hall, paying the DJ or band, banquets, bar, decorations, it can quickly rise and sometimes lead to debt... But...

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Procedure for getting married in Quebec

Procedure for getting married in Quebec

CIVIL MARRIAGE - The process of celebrating a civil marriage or civil union in Quebec requires some preparation and sometimes conditions to be respected.  What kind? Please note that in Quebec, the legal age for civil marriage is 16 years (18 for the civil union). ...

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How to cancel marriages and civil unions?

How to cancel marriages and civil unions?

Marriage and civil union are among the important steps a couple takes to express their love.  However, like anything else, it may not always work as expected.  Divorce?  Possible... but the annulment of the marriage can also be a solution, in some situations! Reasons...

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Common-law partners are single persons

Common-law partners are single persons

Recent studies by the Chamber of Notaries testify to the widespread misperceptions among common-law couples.  Many people think that after a certain period of common life, they are married according to the law. However, they are still single!  At least, from a legal...

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