According to the Marriage Act 1961 (Cth), “marriage” means the union of a man and a woman to the exclusion of all others, voluntarily entered into for life (“the definition”).
Often separating spouses confuse the “Divorce” with the property settlement. The Divorce is the process whereby the marriage is dissolved, the husband and wife are treated as no longer being...
Filing claims for property settlement and spousal maintenance must usually occur within certain time limits. However, if you were divorced overseas, these time limits will not apply.