Family Law Hub

HMCTS services: online divorce and financial remedy

A new fully digital system for individuals and legal representatives.

  • The divorce reform project will deliver a new fully digital system for individuals and legal representatives. It will allow people to make an application to legally end a marriage and resolve associated financial issues. At the same time, we are modernising processes in financial remedy. This gives legal professionals the ability to make financial remedy applications.

    Key statistics

    • more than 100,000 online divorce applications received since the service launched in April 2018
    • less than 1% of online divorce applications returned because of user error, compared to 40% with the old system
    • 86% of people who used the service rated it as either ‘good’ or ‘extremely good’
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News, published: 17/05/2021

Published: 17/05/2021


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