If you are an ex-pat considering filing for divorce in Singapore – it is most important to establish that the Family Court of Singapore can deal with your divorce case.
In Singapore, the Family Court has jurisdiction over all marriage-related cases, including ex-pat divorces in Singapore, Personal Protection Orders, Property Settlement, Child/Spousal Maintenance, Parenting, and Residence Living Arrangements concerning children.
As long as there is a connection to Singapore, the Family Court can exercise jurisdiction if required to do so.
In our articles, we explore the grounds and requirements for divorce in Singapore and share some of the frequently asked questions on international divorce matters.
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