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My partner has just found out that when he married his wife
My partner has just found out that when he married his wife she was not divorced from her first husband. But BMD say his marriage is registered so he is legally married to her. Is this correct … read more
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We separate for nine years he married to another woman in New Zealand I want to file a divorce? … read more
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Can u please send me sample of nz divorce certificate I just
Hello can u please send me sample of nz divorce certificate I just want to see what is written on it… read more
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I hope all is well at your end my question is my husband and
Hi, I hope all is well at your end my question is my husband and I are planning to get divorced and he will be returning to samoa and he has NZ Residency under partnership through me being kiwi born..… read more
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good Morning Pearl, I have a questions regarding filling a divorce … read more
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I wanted to ask about my divorce. This August am getting
Hi, i wanted to ask about my divorce. This August am getting divorce from my husband. I been separated from 2 yrs. do i need to show any legal papers before getting divorce. … read more
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I got divorced many years ago and have lost my divorce
Hi Chris. I got divorced many years ago and have lost my divorce certificate in the many moves since then. I am getting remarried in Australia and need a copy of the certificate asap. My ex husband is… read more
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Thanks advise on my last question I have a few other
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I'm a NZ permanent resident that married a New Zealand
Hi Chris I'm a NZ permanent resident that married a New Zealand citizen in Fiji in 2010. We did not register our marriage in New Zealand. We both live in New Zealand. We have been separated for 6 mont… read more
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My partner wants to get a divorce from his ex-wife, they got
My partner wants to get a divorce from his ex-wife, they got married in NZ in 2005 but 10 months after they got married he was deported back to Samoa from NZ for overstaying. The relationship broke do… read more
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Hi, i have sparated form my husband last July, we havnt got
Hi, i have sparated form my husband last July, we havn't got a divorce yet. i just found out that he remarried two days ago back home (Jordan) can i get a divorce based on that?… read more
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found out im the 3rd wife and husband did not divorce the wife
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Am I able to get an annulment in NZ if I was married in another
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Hi, my husband of 12 years left me 10 months ago (while we
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THE BACKGROUND FACTS: (1) I was married in New Zealand on
THE BACKGROUND FACTS: (1) I was married in New Zealand on the 17th of February 1970; and (2) I separated from my ex-wife in mid-1975 - approximately 37 years ago. (3) There was one child from the marr… read more
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My partner of 5 years, got a divorce settlement 5 years ago
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I and my wife have reached an agreement to divorce. We have
I and my wife have reached an agreement to divorce. We have been married for 6 years and have a 5 year old child. We want divorce soonest possible to avoid frequent fight before our young child. Isn't… read more
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If I did my celebrant married in April last year and we never
If I did my celebrant married in April last year and we never stayed together to make religious marriage happens later.The boy was staying with their uncle in another surbub. He was also running out h… read more
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