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08 Apr 22 #519122 by Rachilla
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Hello,

Does anyone know if there is a time-frame in which I would have to wait before using a process server?

The petition was served on 29 March 2022 and I know the respondent will go out of his way to delay this as much as possible. It has already been 7 working days but when I called the divorce line I was told the 7 days is a "blanket statement" and there is nothing more I can do until 30 days!!

I assume after the process server I would have to wait x amount of days before applying to court for "deemed service"?

Thank you in advance for any comments.

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