Civil Registration Act 2004

F286 [ THIRD SCHEDULE

Prohibited Degrees of Relationship

Section 2 .

A person may not enter a civil partnership with someone within the prohibited degrees of relationship, as set out in the table below. Relationships within that table should be construed as including relationships in the half-blood (e.g. sibling includes a sibling where there is only one parent in common, etc.), and all the relationships include relationships and former relationships by adoption.

A man may not enter a civil partnership with his:

A woman may not enter a civil partnership with her:

Grandfather

Grandmother

Grandparent s brother

Grandparent s sister

Father

Mother

Father s brother

Mother s sister

Mother s brother

Father s sister

Brother

Sister

Nephew

Niece

Son

Daughter

Grandson

Granddaughter

Grandnephew

Grandniece ]