Case Transfers

Divorce / Restitution Proceedings Case Transfer

A wife/husband can initiate transfer proceeding of the divorce case filed by their spouse.

Example 1 : If Husband residing in Chennai and Wife residing in Hyderabad. Husband has filed for divorce or restitution in Chennai Court then Wife can initiate transfer proceeding of the divorce case to Hyderabad.

Example 2 : If Husband residing in Chennai and Wife resides in Coimbatore. Husband files for divorce or restitution in Chennai. Then Wife can initiate transfer proceeding of the divorce or restitution case to Coimbatore.

Inter-State Case Transfer can be done only through Supreme Court.

IntraState Case Transfers can be done via High Court.