When, where and how to get a divorce and sort out the legal issues around separation. Information about de facto relationships.
Parties to an eligible de facto relationship which has broken down can apply to the Family Court or the Federal Circuit Court to have financial and children's matters determined in the same way as married couples.
Information about divorce in Australia, including laws, fees and answers to common questions.
Step-by-step instructions and all the forms you need to apply for a divorce.
How to order a replacement divorce order.
A marriage can be declared invalid in certain situations.
How separation affects you and your family. Practical considerations about children and financial matters.
Step-by-step guide to serving papers on another party.
If you have filed an application for divorce and wish to withdraw the application you need to complete a Notice of Discontinuance