There is a no-fault system of divorce in Australia.
Either party to a marriage may apply for a divorce after being separated for twelve months. You need to know the implications and time limits about applying for a property claim after a divorce has been granted.
Decree Nisi – The term used after the divorce proceedings have been completed but before the divorce is finalised. The parties are still deemed to be married.
Decree Absolute – A declaration that brings a marriage to a legal end.