HOW TO APPLY FOR A STANDARD DIVORCE
The following fees will apply to your application for divorce:
Application for divorce
|$850 + GST|
Federal Circuit Court filing fee
|$150 + GST2|
1 If you are a pensioner, health care, senior, veteran, or other concession card holder, the filing fee will be $290.
2 If your spouse lives in a remote area or proves difficult to serve we may request a further contribution to cover the resulting additional costs.
We’ve prepared this step-by-step procedure to guide you. If you follow it exactly, we should have everything we need to apply for a standard divorce for you.
(a) The Divorce Application Form,
(b) The User Agreement, and
(c) Make the pre-payment as advised.
2. We will email to you:
(a) An Application for divorce,
(b) A letter of advice, along with a list of documents to be provided by you (including your marriage certificate) and
(c) Instructions for swearing the application.
It’s that easy. We’ll do the rest.
Once your divorce has been granted, we’ll provide you with your original divorce order.
We’ve prepared this step-by-step procedure to guide you. If you follow it exactly, we should have everything we need to commence preparing your divorce. Once you have answered all of the questions, you will be provided with our fee estimate for proceeding.