How To Get Divorce In India

Divorce is a difficult decision to make, and the process of getting one can be stressful. However, if both spouses are in agreement and committed to going through with the process, it can be made easier by understanding the legal dynamics of divorce in India

Here are Steps that you need to know

Types of Divorce :- 1. Contested Divorce 2. Mutual Divorce

In a contested divorce, the husband and wife cannot agree on one or more aspects of the divorce, such as property division, child custody, or alimony. In an uncontested divorce, the husband and wife have agreed on all aspects of the divorce prior to filing.

Contested Divorce

If both parties to the marriage agree on the terms of the divorce, they can file for an uncontested divorce. In India, mutual divorce is a legal process through which a married couple can dissolve their marriage with mutual consent. 

Mutual Divorce

1.Filling of Contested Divorce Petition and Service of Summons 2. Response: 3. The beginning of trial 4. Interim Orders 5. Arguments 6. Order

Procedure of Contested Divorce

1.Joint filing of the divorce petition & First Motion Statement 2. Statement of second motion after 6 months of first motion statement 3. After second motion decree of divorce is passed

Procedure of Mutual Divorce