Under Philippines law there is no divorce procedure only annulment.
Marriage annulment in the Philippines is an extremely difficult legal issue that requires a qualified lawyer who is intimately familiar with all of the intricacies and complexities regarding the annulment of marriage in the Philippines.
Filipinos who have obtained a divorce outside of the Philippines must still obtain an annulment in the Philippines to regularize their situation.
Frequent questions from our readers and other information pertaining to Divorce and Annulment can be found below.
Rules governing petitions for declaration of absolute nullity of void marriages and annulment of voidable marriages under the Family Code of the Philippines
Legal Separation is not an annulment but is another legal solution that may be applied.