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What are the legal requirements for a Divorce?

What are the legal requirements for a Divorce?

Legal requirements to fulfil before you can get a Divorce in Singapore The Family Court will only grant a Divorce if it is convinced that there has been an irretrievable marriage breakdown. To prove that the marriage has irretrievably broken down, you must prove one...

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How long must you have been married in order to get a Divorce?

How long must you have been married in order to get a Divorce?

How long must you have been married in order to get a Divorce? There is a time-based requirement to qualify for a Divorce in Singapore. You can only apply for a Divorce in Singapore if you have been married for 3 years or more, otherwise you will need to obtain the...

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Who can apply for a Divorce in Singapore?

Who can apply for a Divorce in Singapore?

Who can apply for a Divorce in Singapore? You need to satisfy certain criteria before the Family Court will allow you to get a Divorce in Singapore. You can apply to get a Divorce in Singapore if: You or your spouse is domiciled in Singapore at the time of start of...

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