From civil partnership to marriage

By: Juliet
On: Tuesday, 9 December, 2014

From 10 December 2014 it
will be possible to convert civil partnerships into marriage.

The year 2014 already
represents a landmark for same-sex couples. In March, the first same-sex
marriages were celebrated in England and Wales and those from overseas were
recognised also. However, before the year closes there will be further
developments as from 10 December 2014, it will be possible to convert Civil
Partnerships into same sex marriages and north of the border same sex marriages
will be celebrated from Hogmanay onwards.

What is the difference between civil partnership and
same-sex marriage?

In the debate leading up to
enactment of the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act …read more

Source: Family Law News