Our qualified family lawyers at Andersons can assist with all
legal aspects of your divorce. We take care of your divorce every
step of the way. We can advise you about who can and cannot
apply for a divorce and how separation and/or a divorce may affect,
for example, the operation of a Will made during the course
of a marriage.
While in many cases the divorce may be straight forward, there
may be additional factors to consider such as:-
- If you were married overseas, you will be required to fulfil
certain criteria associated with your Application for divorce. If
your spouse is overseas, we can prepare the necessary documents on
your behalf and arrange for service of those documents on your
spouse outside of Australia.
- You may have been, or are currently separated and living under
the same roof as your spouse in which case you will be required to
fulfil additional criteria over and above the usual
- You may not be able to locate your spouse, in which case we can
assist in locating them or seek Orders from the Court for
substituted service or an exemption from service.
- If there are children, other requirements must be met including
appearing in Court. We can appear on your behalf so you do not need
It is important to note that you may be eligible for a reduction
of the Court fees when filing your Application for Divorce.
In all cases, Andersons will arrange for service of Court
documents and appear in Court on your behalf often without the need
for you to appear. Contact us today for
assistance with divorce procedures.