Divorce should not be taken lightly as its impact will be felt by you and your children in the years to come. It is critical that you make an informed decision about divorce.
- Will the issues that you are facing be resolved through a divorce?
- How might a divorce affect me, my children, and the people around me?
- Are there any potential alternatives to getting a divorce?
What is Divorce?
Find out more about what divorce entails and the related issues you should consider when contemplating divorce.
Types of Divorce Proceedings
The type of divorce proceedings depends on whether you and your spouse are able to reach an agreement on the terms of divorce.
Timeline of Divorce Proceedings
Read on for the estimated timelines involved for both simplified and normal track divorce.
Pre-Action Mediation (PAM)
If you and your spouse are unable to reach an agreement on the terms of divorce, you may wish to consider Pre-Action Mediation.
Mandatory Co-Parenting Programme (CPP) (Formerly known as the Mandatory Parenting Programme (MPP))
If you and your spouse cannot agree on the grounds for divorce and/or ancillary matters, you are required to attend the CPP before you can file for divorce.
For Person Planning to File for Divorce (Plaintiff)
Important steps and things to take note of should you wish to file for divorce.
For Person Served with Divorce Papers (Defendant)
Important steps and things to take note of should you be served with divorce papers.
A list of legal contacts and resources.