Can I apply for Divorce Now?
So you have separated and you want to know if you can apply for Divorce.
Some Questions To Answer
1. Have you been separated for more than 12 months?
2. Do you or your spouse live in Australia and regard Australia as your permanent home and ordinarily live in Australia and have done so for at least 12 months before now?
3. Is the relationship truly over?
4. Have you been married for longer than 2 years?
If you answered YES to all of these questions then you are eligible to apply for Divorce.
Just remember that Divorce is the dissolution of your marriage – IT DOES NOT deal with your parenting and property matters these are completely separate.