Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What property can the court deal with?
Some of the properties that the court can deal with may include:
- property purchased during the marriage;
- property owned by the parties before the marriage;
- assets built up in a business;
- gifts and inheritances received by either party;
When talking about property in relation to trusts or a company, the court may treat such property as belonging to one of the parties if it appears that they have benefitted from the ownership of the trust or company.