How do I cancel my divorce application? If you are the petitioner and you have filed your divorce petition at court but it has not yet been served upon the respondent, you would have to write to the court promptly confirming that you wish to withdraw the divorce petition.
Can you cancel a divorce after filing? Can divorce be stopped / put on hold? Divorce can be halted at any stage either before or after decree nisi. If you have put a petition into court and wish to stop proceedings altogether and withdraw them, then an application can be jointly made by both parties to withdraw it and dismiss the proceedings.
How long does it take to stop a divorce in California? Timeline for California Divorce
Divorce in California takes at least six months to become final. The purpose of the six-month waiting period is to refrain from dissolving the marriage before both parties have had the opportunity to change their minds and reconcile.
Can you reverse a divorce in California? California couples can request that the courts simply dismiss the divorce petition. This is the best option if you and your spouse have reconciled and want to remain together instead of breaking up and dissolving your marriage.