Yes and No. Separate bedrooms is one of several
factors considered when determining if a couple are living separate and apart from
one another. Other factors include operating separate bank accounts, separate tax
returns and not sharing meals etc. The most important factor is whether the decision
to remain in the same house was one of necessity or one of mutual convenience.
Very little. Any documentation required by your
spouse will be prepared by Easydivorce and all they need to do is sign. They are not
required to be present at the Divorce hearing, but we always recommend that they do
so if possible.
Not really an issue – it will however, result in a
longer process. In most instances a judge is happy to grant the divorce subject to
all correct procedures being followed. However, in exceptional circumstances they
might subpoena a spouse to appear in court.
Yes – as long as you are resident in Ireland.
However, you must have an original marriage certificate. If the marriage certificate
is in a foreign language it must be translated by an official translator – normally
this costs in the region of €50.
Normally Easy Divorce will only process applications
where the address of your spouse is known. If you are unable to locate your spouse
please contact us and we can discuss the best approach to take. If you cannot locate
your spouse the process can take considerably longer and will potentially have
The entire process should not take longer than 4
months – and possibly quicker. This really dependes on a number of factors such as
if your spouse consents to the divorce, court availability and where you apply.
Easy Divorce will prepare an Affidavit of Means for
you. This provides details of your assets, debts, income, expenditure and pension.
It is an Irish Law Requirement for a divorce Applicant to submit an Affidavit of