Annulment is a legal process that dissolves a marriage entirely and removes the fact the marriage ever existed at all.
What criteria must be met for an annulment to take place?
There are 2 types of marriages that can be annulled. Firstly, are marriages that are Void and lastly, marriages that are Voidable.
Marriages that are deemed void in Singapore are:
Marriages that are Voidable owe it to specific circumstances that may deem it invalid under the law. These are the reasons for marriage that are voidable:
The process for Annulment is very much similar to a divorce proceeding. Instead for grounds of divorce, the Plaintiff (filing party) has to commence the proceedings based on if the marriage is either void or voidable.