I''m trying to do my divorce myself. Served Petition on ex via the courts. Ex not acknowledged receipt via D10 but has instructed solicitors to draw up Consent Order on financials before she will Acknowledge the service. I have received several letters from her solicitors.
Basically she wants me to agree to all her financial terms in exchange for the divorce.
I''ve been reading through past posts and I think I''ve discovered I can complete a D11 Application Notice asking for court to make an order for Deemed Service for the divorce petition. Which will then allow the Divorce to progress. I can attach the letters from her solicitor but should I also complete a separate affidavit to support the Application?
As you don''t agree, clearly you shouldn''t sign it just to get her to agree to the divorce proceeding as deemed service is an available option. I wouldn''t bother with the bailiff is her solicitor has admitted in an open letter that she has received the Petition. You just need to make sure that it is actually express in one of the letters.
My STBX also refused to acknowledge receipt .. I handed him another copy and then signed an affidavid form D80B which the court supplied me and swore against my signature at the court office I attached copies of letters received from his solicitors which clearly indecated he had the original Petition and I was then granted my Nisi ....