Uncontested Divorce | Considering a divorce by agreement?
We have created a simple uncontested divorce checklist outlining the first step and the documents that is required to finalise your uncontested divorce.
1. Apply Online
The first step is to complete the online divorce application form. This divorce application form is also available in a printable version PDF format and can be downloaded here. A PDF copy of the divorce application form may also be requested via our contact form here on our website.
2. Compile Documents
After we have received your completed application form, we will request a few documents from you. Click here for a comprehensive list of the documents required.
3. Ask Questions
How much does it cost to get an uncontested divorce? At which Court will the divorce be heard? How long does the uncontested divorce process take?
Download your free copy of our divorce e-book in which we answer 56 of the most frequently asked questions about divorce in South Africa. If you have a question that is not covered in our e-book, send your question via our contact page.
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Nazli Williams, director of Patton Williams Attorneys and co-author of What You Should Know Before Filing for Divorce (2020 edition) is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa, specialising in Divorce and Family Law matters. Her fields of expertise and interest include Divorce Law, Family Law, Domestic Violence Law and International Divorce Law. Her vision is to demystify Family Law processes, helping good people in plain language and with great technology, to achieve remarkable results.