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 […]

How long does it take to divorce? How much does it cost?

I come across many articles and internet blogs about how long the divorce process takes from the time of separation. What these articles all focus on though are ‘contested divorce proceedings’—basically, where a separating couple cannot reach an agreement about the division of their finances, parenting, child support and/or spouse maintenance, and one person has […]

Separating amicable couples are not a minority. Surprised?

According to the 2017 Family Court Annual Report, for the financial year ending 30 June 2017, there were 14,182 Consent Order Applications lodged with the Family Court of Australia, 13,919 of which were finalised. What this means is that there were more than 27,838 separating Australians who were capable of and did so, reach an […]