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My friend pays R5000 Maintenance to his ex-wife for 2 children.

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My friend pays R5000 Maintenance to his ex-wife for 2 children. There is no End Date in the divorce agreement. How long is he required to pay this money to her? Until the child is 18?
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Good day

 

Maintenance is payable until the child turns 18.

 

However, if the child turns 18 and still needs to be supported if she/he for example needs to go and study then the child can request maintenance directly from your friend.

 

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Johann

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