How much does a divorce in Ontario cost?

  • The answer to how much does a divorce cost in Canada can be answered by comparing the 4 approaches to separation and divorce.

  • A disputed divorce can set you back anywhere from $25,000 to $250,000! Not many do end up costing the higher range, but the ones that do involve motions for pre-trials, potential interlocutory appeals, long trials, and trial appeals.

  • One spouse may have reasonable claims and demands and still end up paying a fortune if the person they’re separating from is less than reasonable.

  • Divorce Application fees in Ontario are quite cheap if you agree on Child Support, child custody, spousal support, and the division of property.

  • On the other hand, it can be quite pricey if you are in disagreement.  A judge will have to make a court ruling to determine what’s fair.

  • It is so important to understand the costs of the various settlement options for a disputed divorce.

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