All you need to prepare your own legally binding separation before divorce.
No Lawyer Needed. Do it yourselves.
If you do have a lawyer, use this form to organize and prepare all the background and detail information for your separation agreement which the lawyer will need. Save the high cost of having your lawyer doing the legwork you can do for free.
This legal separation agreement is all you need to do your own Canadian Separation Agreement valid everywhere in Canada
YOUR KIDS ARE LISTENING
AND KNOW YOU ARE SEPARATING.
YOU NEED TO ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS NOW
Who gets custody of the kids?
What access will there be? Where? When?
Where do the kids go to school?
Church? Summer camp?
Who pays how much support to whom?
How do you share the family assets?
Who pays the family debts?
What do you do about pension rights?
Who gets the credit card bills?
Who gets the house?
Who takes the family pets?
and a thousand other things to decide
Work With Your Spouse to Make Your Own Certified Separation Agreement
What Is A Legal
Separation Agreements are formal, legal documents setting out final or temporary (interim) agreement by the parties as to all legal issues arising from their separation, including:
Arrangements relating to children,
Settlement of the spouses' property claims, and
Possession of the parties' matrimonial home
It can also include any other terms or conditions you wish to add.
CanLaw's Certified Family Law separation agreement forms are designed to help you anticipate the issues and problems that need to be worked out when you separate to avoid huge costly court battles later on.
CAVEAT: Separations, especially with assets and/or children involved can be complicated. Use our kit to prepare everything you need for your separation.
Is it time to consider a separation from your spouse, common law partner, same sex partner, or the person sharing your home and your bed?
You can do your own separation agreement using our Separation Agreement kit and save thousands of dollars if you are both on a reasonably mature and amicable basis.
Work Together for Free
or Pay Thousands to a Lawyer
A separation agreement is also proof of your separation in determining when you can actually divorce.
A Divorce Judgment may be obtained one year from the date of separation.
You can both hire expensive lawyers and pay them and a court to force a costly agreement on you that neither of you likes.
You need to agree on child custody, child and spousal support and access.
If you are going to separate, you must come to agreement on these and many more items.
The average contested divorce in Canada can easily cost $50,000.00 and neither of you will be happy with the outcome.
Keep your money in your own pocket.
Use CanLaw's Legal Separation Kit and save a fortune in legal fees.
SPOUSE NOT COOPERATING?
You can also use this Separation Agreement kit if your spouse is not cooperating as a preparation for dealing with your lawyers.
This will save your expensive lawyer many expensive hours of high priced legal work.
The CanLaw Legal Separation Agreement Forms Are All You Need To Create Your Own Legal and Binding Canadian Legal Separation Agreement
Your kit includes complete, easy to follow instructions, and all the proper legal forms required for ease of preparation
Designed by Canadians for use by people like you, non lawyers.
These are Certified Canadian legal forms
You do not need any legal training
Legal Separation Template and forms Kits. only $55.00. Lawyers charge hundreds of dollars.
Easy to do your own legal separation agreement
Final separation agreements should include additional provisions whereby the parties agree not to ask to change the agreement in the future.
Some issues specifically referred to in the agreement can be subject to change or variation in the future.
Each party should fill out the form as a draft with what they feel is appropriate. Then, either exchange your drafts or sit down and negotiate a fair, equitable middle ground.
Legal Separation Agreement Kit
CanLaw Certified Legal Forms Created By and For Canadians
Valid in all provinces and territories in Canada
CanLaw's Certified Legal Separation Agreement kit applies to Separations and Divorce everywhere and anywhere in Canada, including divorce or separation in Ontario, Divorce in PEI, Divorce in Quebec, Divorce in British Columbia, Divorce in Alberta, Divorce in Manitoba, Divorce in Nova Scotia, Divorce in Newfoundland Valid in all provinces and territories in Canada
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