I believe so at either The Fiji High Commission in Canberra or the Consulate General (Sydney). My ex has a copy of the certificate which I handed over in the first of 3 previous divorce applications.
WHat were the 3 previous applications you refer to?
I have completed 3 previous applications but for various reasons my ex has advised they have failed. So I have now just completed a 4th on my own, served her with the papers and I had applied for a certificate. That was sent back stating I have to get that from Fiji. So now I don't know if my marriage was a legal one however if so how do I get divorced.
WHat papers have you received from the court, if any?
Non at this stage I have not sent in the sole application as I needed the certificate
OK, yes this is essential. HAve you considered engaging an international agent to get your certificate for you?
The marriage certif is essential, as you know. Have you considered engaging an international agent to get it for you in fiji?
No. Once I realised the certificate had to come from Fiji. I considered that maybe where the divorce has to handled also. So I wanted to clarrify with you if I can apply to the Qld gov as I have already to get divorced. Given that I was married in Fiji?
The Fiji High Commission Australian web site states the following in relation to getting the certificate;
Certificate requests are sent to Fiji on a weekly basis for normal processing by the Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages. Processing time is a minimum of six weeks. Processing may take longer in cases where the application forms are incomplete, incorrect information is provided by the applicants, there is a delay in the registration of the marriage and postal service delays.
You can apply in Aust for your divorce if you are a citizen or permanent resident. International Detection Services can help you if there are problems in getting the certif. I hope this is helpful, would you please click accept now.
Okay thank you
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