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Thank you e mail. could you please advise me

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hi
thank you for your e mail.
could you please advise me of steps I need to take to dissolve my marriage legally and approximate period of time it usually takes
thanks
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
Were you actually legally married here in the UK?
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

no back home and registered in european country

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
How long have you been married and do you have the Marriage Certificate?
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

got married in 2008 and have marriage certificate in native language and translated to English in Dublin Ireland

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Why do you wish to end the marriage - what is the reason you have decided this
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

hi

too much conflict and fighting my wife asked for divorce and I agreed, we are divorced now by religious custom but not legally.

in order for both of us to move on we need this marriage dissolved and arrangements for children made .

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
HI
In that case you can issue a Petition here in the Uk base don her Unreasonable Behaviour - details here
https://www.gov.uk/divorce/file-for-divorce
The process takes between seven and nine months
I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details
Clare
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

thank you

does it help to get a document from mosques that divorce has already happened, please advise

regards

Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
It would certainly be helpful
Clare
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