The World Federation One Stop Fiqh

Ruling 2344

One of five things annuls a kafālah agreement:

  1. the surety presents the debtor to the creditor, or the debtor submits himself to the creditor;
  2. the debt owed to the creditor is paid;
  3. the creditor pardons the debt he is owed or transfers it to another person;
  4. the debtor or the surety dies;
  5. the creditor releases the surety from the kafālah.