Marriage in Greece is solved by divorce with an irrevocable judgment in the following three cases:
•in case of an irretrievable breakdown of the marriage, which is presumed if the spouses have been living apart for more than two years continuously, •after declaration of death in absentia of one of the spouses •by consensus of the spouses, after submitting a joint application •Also, marriage is solved by a final judgment declaring it void.
The Greek Courts have jurisdiction to issue divorces in Greece if one of the spouses is a Greek citizen, if the spouses had their last common residency in Greece, or if the defendant in a divorce lawsuit has his permanent residency in Greece.
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