If you’ve come to our site looking for a binding financial agreement for the Australian Capital Territory you’ve come to the right place.
Whether you live in the ACT or any other state we have a Financial Agreement kit that you can complete yourself and literally save thousands in legal fees.
If you want this agreement to be binding and enforceable in court you will need to get legal advice before you sign it, but don’t run away just yet there is a happy end to this story.
On the other pages of this site we will show you how to get that legal advice for a very reasonable fixed fee so the agreement you draft from our kit will be strong and enforceable in the family court.
So just briefly this is how it works.
1. You purchase the financial agreement kit that best suits your needs whether you are entering into a relationship, or a marriage or leaving one, we have the kit you need.
2. Send your first draft back to us and we will help you to prepare the agreement so it’s ready to forward to the lawyers.
3. The bulk of the work will have been completed by yourself at this stage, which reduces the amount of time the lawyers need to spend on your matter. They will just have to provide their advice which is essentially to make sure you understand the ramifications of signing the document and that the agreement will be compliant and enforceable under Australia’s Family Law Act 1975 (cth).
It is a written agreement that allows you to choose how to divide property and financial resources in the event of a relationship breakdown.
It helps you to:-
While the main effect of a financial agreement is to prevent either party making an application to the Family Court for the division of assets in a property settlement. The aim of introducing Financial Agreements is to encourage all couples to agree about how to divide their property in the event of, or following, separation.