Syrian Legal Platform

Consultations about Personal Affairs Issues

After nine years from the eruption of the Syrian Revolution in 2011 and with the decrease of the military works, the legal file comes on the top of the cases raised

Most Common FAQ's

1. What are the Religious courts and what is its jurisdiction?

4. How do religious courts work in areas under the control self-administration (Syrian Democratic Forces SDF)?

6. Engagement and its provisions in the personal affairs law

8. What are the sanctions imposed by Syrian law on the one that gets married to a minor outside the competent court?

10. What are the sanctions imposed by the Syrian law on the person that gets married outside the competent court regarding completing the dealings stated in the personal affairs law?

12. Do the husband and wife have the right to include special conditions in the marriage contract?

14. What are the provisions of dowry in the Syrian personal affairs law?

16. What are the travel provisions for wife in the Syrian law?

18. How does the alimony get calculated?

20. What is the competency of divorce and how does it happen and what is the position of divorce?

22. How does the divorce happen and what is the number of divorce owned by husband pursuant to the Syrian personal status law?

24. What are the terms and conditions of separation claim for the reason of absence according to the Syrian personal status law?

26. What are the terms and conditions of separation claim for the reason of abandonment according to the Syrian personal status law?

28. What is the arbitrary divorce and what are its provisions in the Syrian personal status law?

30. What is the divorce that end marriage contract?

32. What are the provisions of custody in the Syrian personal status law?

2. What are the requested procedures and documents for marriage in the personal affairs law?

5. How do religious courts work in areas under the control of the Organization for the Liberation of the Levant HTS in Edlib?

7. What is the legal age of marriage (marriage eligibility)?

9. What are the sanctions imposed by Syrian law on the one that gets married to a woman outside the competent court before the end of her period of waiting?

11. What are the administrative procedures of registering marriage in the civil registry?

13. Does the guardian of the wife have the right to make the one under his guardianship get married to himself or to any of his relatives according to the Syrian law?

15. What are the housing provisions for wife in the Syrian law?

17. When does the alimony fall?

19. When is it judged with alimony for the wife?

21. What is the abdicative divorce and what are the procedures stated in the Syrian personal status law to perform Khul' divorce?

23. What are the terms and conditions of separation claim for existence of diseases and illnesses according to the Syrian personal status law?

25. What are the terms and conditions of separation claim for the reason of refusal to spend on the family according to the Syrian personal status law?

27. What are the terms and conditions of separation claim for the reason of dissension according to the Syrian personal status law?

29. Does revocable divorce end marriage and when does it become irrevocable?

31. What are the provisions of waiting period in the Syrian personal status law?

Ask A question

We have legal experts to answer any questions regarding refugees, personal status issues, civil affairs and properties.