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Section 213

SCHEDULE 20U.K.Meaning of overseas relationship: specified relationships

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A relationship is specified for the purposes of section 213 (meaning of “overseas relationship”) if it is registered in a country or territory given in the first column of the table and fits the description given in relation to that country or territory in the second column—

Country or territoryDescription
[F1Andorraunió estable de parella
[F2[F3Argentina marriage]
Argentina: Autonomous City of Buenos Airesunión civil
Australia: Australian Capital Territorycivil partnership
Australia: New South Walesa relationship registered under the Relationships Register Act 2010
Australia: Queenslandcivil partnership]
Australia: Tasmaniasignificant relationship]
[F4Australia: Victoria registered domestic relationship
Austriaeingetragene Partnerschaft]
Belgium[F5the relationship referred to as cohabitation légale, wettelijke samenwoning or gesetzliches zusammenwohnen]
[F3Belgiummarriage]
[F6[F3Brazil marriage]
Brazilunião estável]
[F7[F3Canadamarriage]]
Canada: Nova Scotiadomestic partnership
Canada: Quebec[F8the relationship referred to as union civile or as civil union]
[F9Canada: Manitoba the relationship referred to as common-law relationship or as union de fait]
[F10Colombia unión de hecho
Czech Republicregistrované partnertsví
[F3Denmarkmarriage]]
Denmarkregistreret partnerskab F11. . .
[F12Ecuador unión civil]
Finland[F13the relationship referred to as rekisteröity parisuhde or as registrerad partnerskap]
France[F14pacte civil de solidarité]
GermanyLebenspartnerschaft F11. . .
[F15Greenland the relationship referred to as nalunaarsukkamik inooqatigiinneq or as registreret partnerskab
Hungarybejegyzett élettársi kapcsolat
[F3Icelandmarriage]]
Icelandstaðfesta samvist F11. . .
[F16Ireland civil partnership
Isle of Mancivil partnership
Jerseycivil partnership
Liechtensteineingetragene Partnerschaft]
[F17Luxembourgthe relationship referred to as partenariat enregistré or eingetragene partnerschaft]
[F18Mexico: Coahuila] [F18pacto civil de solidaridad]
[F18[F3Mexico: Mexico City Federal District]][F18[F3marriage]]
[F18Mexico: Mexico City Federal District][F18sociedad de convivencia]
Netherlands[F19geregistreerd partnerschap]
[F3Netherlandsmarriage]
[F20New Zealandcivil union]
[F21[F3Norway marriage]]
Norwayregistrert partnerskap F11. . .
[F22[F3Portugal marriage]]
[F22Sloveniazakon o registraciji istospolne partnerske skupnosti]
[F22South Africacivil partnership]
[F22[F3South Africamarriage]]
[F23[F3Spainmarriage]]
[F24[F3Sweden marriage]]
Swedenregistrerat partnerskap F11. . .
[F25Switzerland the relationship referred to as eingetragene Partnerschaft, as partnenariat enregistré or as unione domestica registrata]
[F26United States of America: Californiadomestic partnership]
[F27[F3United States of America: California marriage]]
[F27United States of America: Colorado the relationship between designated beneficiaries]
[F26United States of America: Connecticutcivil union]
[F28[F3United States of America: Connecticut]][F28[F3marriage]]
[F28United States of America: Delaware][F28civil union]
[F28[F3United States of America: District of Columbia]][F28[F3marriage]]
[F28United States of America: Hawaii][F28civil union]
[F28United States of America: Hawaii][F28reciprocal beneficiary relationship]
[F28United States of America: Illinois][F28civil union]
[F28[F3United States of America: Iowa]][F28[F3marriage]]
[F26United States of America: Mainedomestic partnership]
[F26[F3United States of America: Massachusettsmarriage]]
[F29United States of America: Nevada][F29domestic partnership]
[F29[F3United States of America: New Hampshire]][F29[F3marriage]]
[F29United States of America: New Jersey][F29civil union]
[F26United States of America: New Jerseydomestic partnership]
[F30[F3United States of America: New York]][F30[F3marriage]]
[F30United States of America: Oregon][F30domestic partnership]
[F30United States of America: Rhode Island][F30civil union]
United States of America: Vermontcivil union
[F31[F3United States of America: Vermont]][F31[F3marriage]]
[F31United States of America: Washington][F31state registered domestic partnership]
[F31United States of America: Wisconsin][F31domestic partnership]
[F31Uruguay][F31unión concubinaria]

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