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Getting divorced in New Zealand

When a couple decide to separate and get divorced there are a lot of things that need to be considered, including childcare, finances, your family home, who gets to keep what, and how you will manage your family going forward.

Divorce and Document Service FAQ

We have served countless applications for divorce and work closely with the family court. We are familiar with their process and understand their requirements.

A Guide to document service and social media

Over the last five years we have seen social media applications, such as Facebook, being used more regularly as another option for serving documents, and this has increased even more post Covid19.

What if someone refuses to accept service?

Can a document be served in New Zealand – even if someone refuses to accept it? If the recipient actively avoids service, then another indirect method of service may need to be sought from the court.

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