Property Settlement Workbook

This workbook can help if you are: trying to mediate with your partner to reach a property settlement, or preparing an application to a court for a property settlement. This workbook covers:

  • How can this workbook help me?
  • How do I complete this workbook?
  • Complete the Personal Overview Form
  • Some important things to understand when you complete this workbook
  • Documents you should try and find
  • The four steps in the property settlement process
  • Preparing for Step 1 Identifying and valuing all the property of the relationship
  • Complete Table 1 Current Assets
  • Complete Table 2 Current Liabilities
  • Work out the total net worth of the property
  • Preparing for Step 2 Working out what each person has given to the relationship
  • Complete Table 3 Assets brought by you into the relationship
  • Complete Table 4 Liabilities brought by you into the relationship
  • Complete Table 5 Assets brought by your ex-partner into the relationship
  • Complete Table 6 Liabilities brought by your ex-partner into the relationship
  • Complete Table 7 Contributions made by you during the relationship (both financial and non-financial)
  • Complete Table 8 Contributions made by your ex-partner during the relationship (both financial and non-financial)
  • Preparing for Step 3 Looking at any other important factors
  • Step 4— Is it fair?
  • Make a list of important factors you think should be considered
  • Organisations that can help with financial hardship

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