Spousal Maintenance

Spousal Maintenance Process

Use this process only as a guideline. Each process may change based on circumstance.

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Adopting A Child Process
  • Required Documents –

    • Certified Copy of Identity Documents

    • Copy of Marriage Certificate

  • Procedure

    • The process are as follows -

      • The aggrieved party/applicant is required to approach the maintenance court in the region they reside in and proceed with the application(family court).

    • The court will allow rehabilitative maintenance for a period of one year.

    • The aggrieved party/applicant must be able to prove that he/she was supportive of his/her partner while said partner pursued business or a career.

    • The applicant must be able to show the court that his/her partner is able to afford the maintenance being claimed.