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I was divorced in Cape Town 22-11-1999 but did not have any…

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Hello I was divorced...

Hello I was divorced in Cape Town 22-11-1999 but did not have any further papers from King Williams Town. do you know how I can get hold of the final papers as I now live in UK

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Married in UK under English Law 1970 and divorced in Cape Town south Africa 1999 now living in Wales UK

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

I have a copy of my divorce papers here but I think I need something that finalises the divorce

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I don't think so I just need confirmation as to whether I need any further paperwork. It is to do with my pension in UK

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Lawyer: Freddie Lombard, Attorney replied 3 months ago
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Lawyer: Freddie Lombard, Attorney replied 3 months ago

I am sorry, but I do not think I fully understand your question.

If you got divorced in Cape Town, then what papers from King Williams Town are you referring to?

What divorce papers do you have? Is it the Final Decree of Divorce issued by the Court?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I was divorced in Cape Town South Africa in the southern divorce court and I didn’t get any final divorce or decree nisei papers and I need to know if there is ant further paperwork that I should have received from them.
Lawyer: Freddie Lombard, Attorney replied 3 months ago

What papers do you have? You say you have copies of you "divorce papers". What papers are those?

You should have received a Final Divorce Order from the Court yes.

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