The Family Court and de facto relationships

By |2019-01-25T12:05:50+10:00January 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Over the last decade an increasing number of Australians are living in de facto relationships, while marriage rates have fallen. Reflecting this societal change, the law was changed in 2009 (2002 in Western Australia) so that the same law now applies to separating de facto couples as applies to separating married couples. That is, any [...]