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If you've applied to register a relationship in NSW and you want to withdraw the application, you can do so, provided your notice to withdraw is submitted within 28 days of the original application.

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  1. Complete the Notice to withdraw application to register a relationship – PDF (this is the last page of the 'Application to register a relationship' form).
  2. Gather your identification documentation.
  3. Visit a service centre and lodge your notice to withdraw in person, or post it to:
    NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages,
    GPO Box 30
    Sydney NSW 2001
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  • Either you, the partner named in the original application, or both of you are able to submit the notice.

To make sure that you have all the information and documentation you need to complete this transaction, please visit Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.

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  • There's no fee to submit a notice to withdraw, but the original fee you paid for the application to register a relationship, isn't refundable.
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Need help?

We’re happy to help you with this transaction.

Feel free to call us on 13 77 88 or visit a service centre

Source url: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/withdraw-your-application-register-your-relationship