Separation Agreement Template for Word

A separation agreement is a legal document drawn up by individuals in a marital relationship. It states all the terms and conditions followed by both individuals. It is different from a divorce agreement in a manner that it provides a chance for the couple to reconcile. Separation agreements are short-termed and can end up in divorce or reconciliation of the couple.

The template of a separation agreement is presented below,

Sample Template

This agreement is drafted on a date (__/__/__), after the mutual understanding of the following partners,

Partner 1

Name: Eric Dane
Address: 48 Seven Street, California, USA.
Contact: 849 284-8294

Partner 2

Name: Cristina Yang
Address: 84 Heaven Street, California, USA
Contact: 849 739-8391

Term and conditions of the agreement as mutually decided by the individuals are mentioned below,

  1. This agreement shall commence from date (__/__/__) and both partners are bound to follow it.
  2. This agreement is drafted for a short period of 1 year.
  3. During this period, both partners are allowed to follow whatever life choices they want.
  4. Both partners are allowed to choose a career or vacation destination.
  5. Children will stay alternatively with both partners for alternate 6 months.
  6. Both partners will bear the burden of school and other expenses of children.
  7. It is the responsibility of both partners to be there for school events and doctor appointments of their children.
  8. Pets will be with the partner who can take good care of them in this period and also take them to their appointments.
  9. House will be available for both partners to live as they like.
  10. If any partner wants to move out, they will do with a consent from other partner.
  11. Partners are not allowed to engage in any romantic relation with a 3rd person.
  12. If any partner engages in a romantic relation with anyone, they will face serious consequences.
  13. Assets of both partners will remain intact. They both are not allowed to rent, sell or renovate any property they own during separation period.
  14. Vehicles owned by the individual partner will stay with them and the other partner will not interfere.
  15. Partners will pay their individual mortgages, loans, and debts, they will not rely on other partner during the separation period.
  16. Both partners are not allowed to enjoy gatherings hosted by mutual friends.
  17. Joint account of both partners will remain close for the separation period, they can only use their personal, individual account.
  18. No family or friends will try to salvage their relation during separation period and let the couple decide about their future.
  19. After a year of separation, partners will meet for a meeting and decide their future together.
  20. If partners decide to part their ways, then a petition of divorce will be filed in the civil office.
  21. Agreement will be drafted in the presence of 2 credible witnesses provided through mutual understanding of both partners.

Partner 1: Eric Dane

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Signature

Date:__/__/__

Partner 2: Cristina Yang

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Signature

Date:__/__/__

Witness # 1: Richard Mike

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Signature

Date:__/__/__

Witness # 2: Julia Roberts

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Signature

Date:__/__/__

Separation agreement template