To apply for divorce in Australia one of the following must apply:
Divorce in Australia requires no fault and there is only one ground for a divorce in Australia, and that is “an irretrievable breakdown of marriage”, which is established by proving that:
There are many factors that are to be considered when applying for divorce which may impact your application and whether you (and your spouse) will need to attend court. Some of these factors include:
Once a Divorce order has been made by the Court it starts a 12 month limitation for the parties to the marriage to commence proceedings in relation to their property settlement.
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