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If I am divorcing my husband as we have been living separately

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If I am divorcing my husband as we have been living separately for the last 2 years, do we have to have been registered officially at different addresses? He moved out and has been living with his parents, so not officially registered there?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

As long as both of you have been physically living apart with the intention to be separated for the 2 years and he consents to the divorce, that is fine, he does not need to be "registered" at his parent's address.

It is also possible to be separated whilst living under the same roof although a greater scrutiny is applied by the courts here e.g. whether different bedrooms were used, eating together, etc.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Great - many thanks.

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
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