Q What is the purpose of a Rule 43 application?

  • A Rule 43 Application is an interim application which is brought mainly in cases of contested divorces in order to obtain interim relief pending finalisation of the divorce.
  • The relief which can be requested include the following:
    • Maintenance for the wife;
    • Maintenance for the children
    • Interim custody and control or access to the children and;
    • Interim contributions towards legal costs.

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