Who can obtain a Divorce?

Posted under News Updates on 12 February 2016
  • A person can apply to obtain a Divorce in the Family Justice Courts if the following criteria are satisfied:
    • The applicant or his / her spouse must be a Singapore Citizen
    • Alternatively, the applicant has either lived in Singapore for at least 3 years before the Divorce or intends to live in Singapore indefinitely
    • In addition, either 3 years must have passed since the date of the marriage or the person must be able to show that the spouse has caused the person to suffer exceptional hardship

If you would like to speak to a Singapore family lawyer about your case, please contact Jonathan Wong at [email protected] or +65 9424 6208 today.
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