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Process of Mutual Divorce

Divorce for non-Muslim in Malaysia is governed by section 52 of Law Reform (Marriage & Divorce) Act 1976. If husband and wife mutually agree that their marriage should be dissolved they may after the expiration of two years from the date of their marriage present a joint petition accordingly and the court may, if it thinks fit, make a decree of divorce on being satisfied that both parties freely consent, and that proper provision is made for the wife and for the support, care and custody of the children, if any, of the marriage, and may attach such conditions to the decree of divorce as it thinks fit.


Take a look at the process of mutual divorce in Malaysia below and know what to expect.

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