de facto partner definition

de facto partner means a person who, although not legally married to the employee, lives with the employee in a relationship as a couple on a genuine domestic basis (whether the employee and the person are of the same sex or different sexes); and includes a former de facto partner of the employee.
de facto partner means a relationship (other than a legal marriage) between two persons who live together in a ‘marriage-like’ relationship and includes same sex partners.
de facto partner means a person of either opposite or same sex who is co- habiting with another person as that person's partner on a bona fide domestic basis, although not actually married to that person, as if for all intents and purposes they are lawfully married; and

Examples of de facto partner in a sentence

  • De facto partner is defined in section 21C of the Interpretation Act 1987.


More Definitions of de facto partner

de facto partner means a person who is co-habiting with another as that person’s partner, although not actually married to that person;
de facto partner means a person who lives with the employee as husband, wife or same sex partner on a genuine domestic basis, although not legally married to the employee;
de facto partner means a relationship (other than a legal marriage) between two persons, of either different sexes or the same sex, who live together in a “marriage-like” relationship, as provided for by the Interpretation Act 1984 as amended from time to time.
de facto partner means a person who, although not legally married to the employee, lives with them in a relationship as a couple on a genuine domestic basis (including same sex relationships).
de facto partner means a person who lives or has lived in a de facto relationship;
de facto partner means a person in a de facto relationship;
de facto partner means, for all purposes in this Agreement, a relationship (other than legal marriage) between two persons who live together in a “marriage-like” relationship and includes same sex partners.