Helping you find government information and services

Getting divorced

Find government information and resources to support couples and families through times of separation and divorce.

Child Support

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Provides information and links to child support, support services for families and other resources to help families going through separation.

Department of Human Services


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Provides information about the law, fees, and answers to common questions including if you can’t find your spouse, if you are planning to remarry or if you want to oppose the application.

Federal Circuit Court of Australia

Divorce or separation – MoneySmart

The end of a relationship can be an emotional and traumatic time. Simple steps to organise your income, super, wills and insurance and where to get advice after a relationship breakdown.

Australian Securities and Investments Commission

Online Application for Divorce

Complete and submit your Online Application for Divorce. You can also pay the fee by credit card (or seek an exemption); and select your own hearing date. Information links on the page include Step by Step Divorce Guide and an Application for Divorce Kit.

Federal Circuit Court of Australia

Separation and divorce

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Provides information on how to apply for a divorce, costs, proof of a divorce, nullity, separation and serving papers on another party.

Federal Circuit Court of Australia