DIVORCE IN SINGAPORE

 

DIVORCE IN SINGAPORE

The commencement of any divorce proceeding before the Family Court in Singapore starts off with one filing a Writ of Divorce and other set of divorce documents with the Family Court Registry.

If you have decided to file divorce to end your marriage, it is usually advisable for you to seek legal advice with divorce lawyers in Singapore to inquire about the legal process and what documents or details that you need to provide to your lawyers.

If you do not have children and have never buy any house in joint name with your spouse, then you need to focus on what ground of divorce to end the marriage and issue of wife maintenance.

But if you do have children only or house bought jointly with your spouse but no children, then you need to focus on what ground of divorce, issue of wife maintenance and division of the said house. You may need to discuss with your spouse about whether manner of disposing off the said house either by way of sale where parties split on the net profits of sale or one party taking over or buying over the other party share in the said house.

However, if you have children and house bought jointly with your spouse,  then you need to focus on issue of what ground of divorce to end the marriage, custody, care and control of the children, wife’s maintenance and children maintenance and division of matrimonial house and assets.

There are 5 acceptable grounds of divorce namely , the other party’s adultery which you find intolerable to live with, the other party’s unreasonable behavior, the other party having deserted you for more than 3 years, parties having lived apart for more than 3 or 4 years period.

You will need to collate documents for the divorce proceeding to instruct your lawyers like original marriage certificate, children’s birth certificate, cpf public housing withdrawal statement to show how much cpf monies were used by you to pay from your cpf account to pay for the house, your monthly pay slip and receipts of your monthly expenses when you see any divorce lawyers in Singapore.

Call us for Free Legal Advice at 6222 1004 and our lawyer will try to walk you through the steps of how to deal with your divorce case with a view to save legal cost and avoid a long drawn divorce war with your spouse. Alternatively you can email to us your questions and we will try to contact you to answer your questions.

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The commencement of any divorce proceeding before the Family Court in Singapore starts off with one filing a Writ of Divorce and other set of divorce documents with the Family Court Registry.

If you have decided to file divorce to end your marriage, it is usually advisable for you to seek legal advice with divorce lawyers in Singapore to inquire about the legal process and what documents or details that you need to provide to your lawyers.

If you do not have children and have never buy any house in joint name with your spouse, then you need to focus on what ground of divorce to end the marriage and issue of wife maintenance.

But if you do have children only or house bought jointly with your spouse but no children, then you need to focus on what ground of divorce, issue of wife maintenance and division of the said house. You may need to discuss with your spouse about whether manner of disposing off the said house either by way of sale where parties split on the net profits of sale or one party taking over or buying over the other party share in the said house.

However, if you have children and house bought jointly with your spouse,  then you need to focus on issue of what ground of divorce to end the marriage, custody, care and control of the children, wife’s maintenance and children maintenance and division of matrimonial house and assets.

There are 5 acceptable grounds of divorce namely , the other party’s adultery which you find intolerable to live with, the other party’s unreasonable behavior, the other party having deserted you for more than 3 years, parties having lived apart for more than 3 or 4 years period.

You will need to collate documents for the divorce proceeding to instruct your lawyers like original marriage certificate, children’s birth certificate, cpf public housing withdrawal statement to show how much cpf monies were used by you to pay from your cpf account to pay for the house, your monthly pay slip and receipts of your monthly expenses when you see any divorce lawyers in Singapore.

Call us for Free Legal Advice at 6222 1004 and our lawyer will try to walk you through the steps of how to deal with your divorce case with a view to save legal cost and avoid a long drawn divorce war with your spouse. Alternatively you can email to us your questions and we will try to contact you to answer your questions.

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