Forms for Divorce with NO Minor Children

Step 1 - File

*File for Divorce with NO Minor Children

This is the packet you would use to start the process for a Divorce without minor children.

  • Packet List D 1-1 Filing for Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 1 General Divorce Instructions  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 1-1 Filing for Divorce  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 1-4 Steps for Divorce Without Minor Children  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 1-1 Family Law Case Information Sheet   Word | PDF
  • CAO D 1-6 Petition for Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 1-3 Summons with Orders  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 2-1 Acknowledgement of Service by Respondent or  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 2-2 Affidavit of Service with Orders  Word | PDF
  • HWH-611 Vital Statistics Certificate of Divorce  Word | PDF

 

Step 2 - Serve (deliver the documents) 

  • CAO FL 2-1 Acknowledgement of Service by Respondent or  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 2-2 Affidavit of Service with Orders  Word | PDF

 

Or

 *Service by Publication (if you cannot find your spouse)

This is the packet you would use to request permission from the court to Serve by Publication in a Family Law case.

  • Notice FL 1-2 Using Forms for Service of Process  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL Inst 1-4 Service by Publication  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 1-5 Motion and Affidavit for Service by Publication  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 1-6 Order for Service  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 2-3 Affidavit of mailing Per Order for Publication  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 1-4 Summons by Publication  Word | PDF

 

Optional Steps A & B - Respond to a Divorce Petition 

Step A (choose one of the options below)

*File a Response in a Divorce

This is the packet you would use to respond to a Divorce where there are no minor children.

  • Packet List  D 1-5 Filing a Response in a Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 3-1 Responding to Divorce Petition  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL Inst 3-2 Completing Family Case Response (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 3-2 Family Case Response (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 1-1 Family Law Case Information Sheet  Word | PDF

Or

*File a Response and Counterclaim

This is the packet you would use to respond to a Divorce and file a Counterclaim where there are no minor children.

  • Packet List D 1-4 Response and Counterclaim in a Divorce (No Children)
  • CAO D Inst 1 General Divorce Instructions  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 3-1 Responding to a Divorce Petition  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL Inst 3-4 Completing Family Case Response and Counterclaim (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 3-4 Family Case Response and Counterclaim (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 1-1 Family Law Information Sheet  Word | PDF

 

Then

Step B - Finalize Your Counterclaim

-This means the other party was served, but did not respond within the time allowed. 

Use this packet to finalize your Counterclaim where there are no minor children.

  • Packet List D 1-6 Finalize Response and Counterclaim for Divorce by Default (No Children)
  • CAO DPi Inst 7-2 Finalizing a Divorce by Default on a Response and Counterclaim (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 7-1 Finalizing Divorce by Default  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 7-5 Notice of Intent to Take Default  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 7-2 Motion and Affidavit for Entry of Default on Counterclaim  Word | PDF
  • CAO FL 7-4 Default  Word | PDF
  • CAO DPi Inst 7-6C Using Affidavit for Default Decree on Counterclaim (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO DPi 7-6C Affidavit in Support of Default Decree on Counterclaim (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 8-6 Hearing Script for Default Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 8-3 Notice of Availability of CAO D Inst 8-3  Word | PDF
  • CAO D 8-3 Decree of Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • HWH-611 Vital Statistics Certificate of Divorce  Word | PDF
  • CAO Cv Inst 4-1 Guidelines for Courtroom Behavior  Word | PDF

 

Step 3 - Finalize

Choose to finalize your Divorce either by Stipulation (both parties agree) or Default (other party was served but did not respond).

*Finalize Divorce by Stipulation

Use these forms to finalize your case by Stipulation. This means both parties are in agreement and will sign.

  • Packet List D 1-3 Finalizing Divorce (no children) by Stipulation  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 6-1 Finalizing Divorce by Stipulation  Word | PDF
  • CAO D 6-8 Sworn Stipulation for Entry of Decree of Divorce  Word | PDF
  • Notice FL 1-2 Availability of CAO D Inst 8-3  Word | PDF
  • CAO D 8-3 Decree of Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • HWH-611 Vital Statistics Certificate of Divorce  Word | PDF

 

Or

*Finalize Divorce by Default

Use these forms to finalize your case by Default. This means the other party was served, but did not respond within the time allowed.

  • Packet List  D 1-2 Finalizing Divorce by Default (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 7-1 Finalizing Divorce by Default  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 7-1 Motion and Affidavit for Entry of Default  Word | PDF
  • CAO FLPi 7-4 Default  Word | PDF
  • CAO D 7-6 Affidavit in Support of Default Decree of Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO D Inst 8-6 Hearing Script for Default Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • Notice FL 1-2 Availability of CAO D Inst 8-3  Word | PDF
  • CAO D 8-3 Decree of Divorce (No Children)  Word | PDF
  • CAO Cv Inst 4-1 Guidelines for Courtroom Behavior  Word | PDF
  • HWH-611 Vital Statistics Certificate of Divorce  Word | PDF