Making The Pie Split Official 

When it comes to making your agreement about how you’ll split The Pie official, you’d be looking at doing this by way of Financial Consent Orders. The Consent Orders allow for real estate, shares and cars to be transferred without having to pay stamp duty. There are two documents that need to be prepared, one […]

Part 2: Will our financial agreement be rejected?

In Part 1, we talked about the process of getting your financial agreement signed off on by the Court Registrar. Now, to talk about what the Registrar considers in order to sign off on an agreement. The law says that the division of assets, debts and superannuation after separation (formally called a ‘property settlement’) should be ‘just and equitable’—basically, […]

Part 1: Will our financial agreement be rejected?

“Will our financial agreement be rejected by the Court?” This is a question that we often get asked before a separating individual or couple choose to engage us to prepare the documents to formalise their financial agreement.. Another question is, “If the Court refuses to make our agreement, will the Court impose an outcome on […]