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New Divorce Law

The new divorce law is to come into effect from the 6th of April 2022.

The main changes in divorce law are: -

  • A joint application for divorce can be made
  • There is no longer an option to contest/defend a divorce
  • There is no need to use blame to prove that your marriage has irretrievably broken down
  • A minimum timetable of 26 weeks is proposed for the divorce to be finalised

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us to book a free half-hour appointment to gain advice and support about applying for divorce as well as other matters such as child arrangements and finances.

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TMJ Legal Services

TMJ Legal Services has been helping individuals and businesses since 1986.

TMJ Legal Services

TMJ Legal Services has been helping individuals and businesses since 1986. We offer a range of advice and services. 

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