This page addresses typical questions and concerns about divorce, including issues of child custody (parental authority), child support, contact, the division and distribution of marital property, etc.
Some information is still provided in Japanese though, we will try to update our websites in the near future.

Information about the Family Law System in Japan, click here.


This website provides information in the case of international divorce, that is one spouse is a Japanese national and the other spouse is a non-Japanese national and at least the Japanese national is hatitually resident in Japan.