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My wife and I separated 10 years ago and we both ammicably

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My wife and I separated 10 years ago and we both ammicably divided our joint assests and child support responcibilities, But no Divorce proceedings have ever been filed , Question , Are we still legally married as we have lived appart scince january 2005
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

Yes, you are legally married still, until a decree absolute is issued which is a formal document which legally ends your marriage:

https://www.gov.uk/divorce/apply-for-a-decree-absolute

Hope this helps