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I want to get divorced, but i cannot prove my jurisdiction as i am not a citizen

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?

Yes i did and the court has asked me to provide me with an affidavit

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NSW

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Im not sure if my visa is valid or not because i lost all my papers and i don't know how i can provide with an affidavit

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Australia Law
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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago
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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

Where did you get married ?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
NSW
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

Ok, there will be records in the registry office, have you tried that yet ?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
my problem is that i need to provide my proof of residency, which I cannot as I lost all my visas and my passport
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

What Country are you from ?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Australia
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
originally from Lebanon
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 8 months ago

Ok, lets talk on the telephone to make it easier for you, I have sent you a special offer

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
can you please advise me here since I've already paid $81
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