What are the conditions for Mutual consent Divorce?

Section 13B of the Hindu marriage Act 1955 and Section 28 of the Special marriage Act, 1954 provide for divorce by mutual consent on the below mentioned conditions:

  1. That they (husband and wife) have been living separately for a period of one year or more, and
  2. That they have not been able to live together and that they have mutually agreed that the marriage should be dissolved.

Section 10 A of the Divorce Act 1869 (applicable to Christians) provide for divorce by mutual consent on the below mentioned conditions:
1. That they (husband and wife) have been living separately for a period of two years or more, and
2. That they have not been able to live together and that they have mutually agreed that the marriage should be dissolved.