Petitioner issues Petition (£550 Court fee)>>>

Court sends Petition to Respondent>>

Respondent files acknowledgement of service >>

Court sends acknowledgement of service to Petitioner>>

Petitioner files statement in support of divorce and application for decree nisi>>

District Judge Considers Petition. If accepted Petition gets listed for pronouncement of decree nisi>>

Decree nisi pronounced>>

Financial Separation details agreed between parties>>

Petitioner applies for decree absolute (minimum 6 weeks after decree nisi pronounced)>>

Application granted and decree absolute issued