Do you want to apply for a divorce? Have you received divorce papers and don't know what to do?
Applying for a divorce
To apply for a divorce you need to complete a 'divorce petition' and pay the court fee. You need to send the orginal and 2 copies of your divorce petition to your local family court along with your marriage certificate.
If you are on a low income you may not need to pay the fee. In this case you will need to complete the 'fee exemption form' and there is information about this here:
This is the link to the divorce petition
Forms are updated and you should make sure you are using the most recent version of the form. No liability is accepted for loss arising from use of this guidence.
Here are a few tips:
If you need any help completing the forms or understanding the process please contact us for some initial free advice.
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