In the state of South Carolina, in order to register a petition for legal divorce,
one should be sure about the fact that Family Court has legal rights over the case.
Easiest way the partners are eligible to utilize a certain legal system of South Carolina divorce law is by fulfilling the residency needs.
Fulfilling the South Carolina residency requirements is simply a concern for a partner who has currently shifted or willing to move shortly.
- In order to construct an action for separation from the bonds of matrimony the complainer should have resided in the province for at least 12 months
- The document of residential proof should be attached with other documents while filing for divorce.
- In case the complainer is a nonresident, the defendant should have been a resident of the state for the same duration
- Actions for legal separation must be tried in the province where the defendant stays at the time of the initiation of the action