About the Forms
These are forms for individuals who do not have a lawyer and need to file papers in one of the following areas: divorce, custody, visitation, child support, alimony, name changes or contempt.
For questions about forms or how to file a case, please contact the county where your case will be or has been filed. County-by-county contact information is available on our Local Contacts page.
Family Forms Finder - If you are unsure of which forms need to be filed in your case, you can consult the Family Forms Finder. The Family Forms Finder will ask you questions about your case and your circumstances and will suggest a list of forms that you should file.
If you know what forms you need to file in your case, you can select them by case type using the links below.
PETITION FOR PROTECTION FROM DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Form used to file for protection from domestic violence, child abuse or vulnerable adult abuse.
FORMULARIOS DE DERECHO DE FAMILIA (Forms in Spanish)