Cook Islands - Age of Consent

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How old must I be to get married ?

The minimum legal age to get married in the Cook Islands is

18 years old for a man
15 years old for a woman

provided that both of your parents or legal guardians consent (agree) to the marriage.

To get married without parental consent you must be

21 years of age for a man
19 years old for a woman

This is because once you reach the age of 21 years old as a man, or 19 years old as a woman you are an adult in the eyes of
the law and legally responsible for your actions.

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