Short answer – yes.
In Australia, an Application for Divorce is made to the Federal Circuit Court of Australia either solely or jointly with your estranged spouse. Here at Carter O’Neill Legal, we can help you with either situation.
You must satisfy to the Court:
If you are married in Australia, to prove that the marriage was valid you must produce a copy of the marriage certificate with your application. If you are married overseas and do not have an Australian Marriage Certificate, you must satisfy the Court:
The above six requirements can be satisfied by preparing and filing an ‘affidavit in lieu of marriage certificate’.
It is also important to remember that any document filed must be translated into English by a qualified translator.
WHEN YOU NEED A DIVORCE LAWYER, WE ARE HERE TO HELP
Here at Carter O’Neill Legal, we offer a fixed-fee divorce application service. We will take care of your application and ensure that all the correct forms are drafted and filed within the timeframes required. If you are unsure of where your estranged spouse is located, we can attend to having them served personally with the documents.
Contact us today on (02) 4308 8892 or email@example.com for any of your family law enquiries.