Christmas and Co-Parenting After Divorce – Ho, Ho, No?

In an ideal world, every child would have the joy of waking up to two devoted and loving parents every Christmas morning. Unfortunately this is not the reality for many parents and children as many parents get divorced and no longer stay in the same home. Christmas...

Paid Parental Leave for Fathers – South Africa

On 28 November 2017 a Labour Laws Amendment Bill (also referred to as the Parental Leave Bill) was passed in the National Assembly in Parliament. This article will explain the current and future position of paid parental leave for fathers in South Africa. Parental...

The Printable Divorce Application Form

Do you prefer to complete your divorce application form offline? Our online divorce application form is now also available in a printable format. Scroll down to start the download. The Printable Divorce Application Forms LOCAL, UNCONTESTED DIVORCE (ENGLISH): Click...

Divorce By Agreement – Where to Start?

When both spouses want to divorce and already decided on all the issues, a divorce by agreement (also referred to as an “uncontested divorce”) is possible. Ilizna Esterhuyse Attorneys offers uncontested divorce services in plain language and at fixed rates. An...

How to Register a Foreign Divorce at Home Affairs

How to Register a Foreign Divorce at Home Affairs For purposes of this article, international or foreign divorce refers to a divorce that was granted in a foreign country, not in South Africa. (This is NOT the same as an international divorce granted in South Africa.)...

Uncontested Divorce Checklist

Uncontested Divorce | Considering a divorce by agreement? We created a simple uncontested divorce checklist outlining the first step and documents required to finalize your uncontested divorce. 1. Apply Online The first step is to complete a divorce application form....