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Part 9 Family Procedure Rules 2010

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Summary

A consultation on proposed amendments to Part 9 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010: Applications for a Financial Remedy.

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Consultation description

This consultation relates to proposed amendments to Part 9 of the Family Procedure Rules (FPR): Application for a financial remedy.

These amendments are intended to facilitate the “de-linking” of applications for a financial order from proceedings for a decree of divorce or dissolution of a civil partnership, so that it will no longer be possible to make an application for a financial order in a divorce petition or dissolution application.

Additionally, the proposed amendments would also make changes to the types of financial remedy cases to which the procedure in Chapter 5 of Part 9 of the FPR applies, rename that procedure as “fast track” and make some minor changes to the procedure itself.

This consultation closes at 5pm on Friday 8 September 2017.

Documents

Part 9 Family Procedure Rules 2010: consultation paper

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Annex A: Extract from Part 9 FPR showing proposed amendments

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Letter to stakeholders

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Published 14 July 2017