Separating from your partner means you no longer share a life together. You don't need to sign a document or go to court to separate.
Separation ends a common-law relationship. But if you're married, separation is only the first step.
The only way to legally end your marriage in BC is by getting a divorce order from a judge.
Separation and divorce: the means to an end
See how online tools and specially trained people can help at every step of the way.
Do your own divorce
A former couple gets divorced without lawyers or having to appear in court.
Separation: put it in writing
Niki learns about making a separation agreement and finds online help.