What province governs a divorce

Posted in Anonymous Q & A, Divorce by Questions on December 29, 2012

I was married in Ontario but currently live in Quebec, what province would I file for divorce?

1 Expert Comment

  1. On January 22, 2013 at 9:17 am
    Lorrie Stojni, B.A., M.A., LL.B. said:


    Divorce is a matter under federal statute, so you can get divorced in the jurisdiction where you reside, provided you have lived there for at least one year before the proceeding is commenced.


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