A person is in a de facto relationship with another person if:
In addition to proving to the Court that a de facto relationship exists, a person must also satisfy the court of one of the following:
There are time limitations that apply to de facto’s applying for an order pursuant to the Family Law Act, that is, 2 years from the date of separation. If you intend to separate from your partner or have recently separated, you may wish to make an appointment with one of our experienced lawyers to discuss your options.
Please contact the team at Dawson Lawyers to discuss your rights.
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