Indiana divorce forms:Appearance Form (TCM-TR3.1-7)
Sadly, over 50% of marriages fail. To add insult to injury, divorce proceedings can take years and cost thousands of dollars in legal fees. However, it is possible to file your own divorce in Indiana for no more than the state divorce form filing fees. This page provides all of the forms you need to initiate your do-it-yourself divorce in Indiana.
Read these instructions for additional information if you need it if you are getting a Divorce with Children and you and your spouse agree on all issues https://secure.in.gov/judiciary/selfservice/files/instructions-divorce-child-agree.pdf and if you do not agree on all issues https://secure.in.gov/judiciary/selfservice/files/instructions-divorce-child-noagree.pdf. First file a Verified Petition for Dissolution of Marriage and a Summons to file for Divorce and inform your spouse that you are filing for Divorce. Next file an Appearance Form unless both you and your spouse agree on everything and do not want to waste time in Court. You must also file an Appearance Not for Public Access Form. If you both agree on everything you can file a Verified Waiver of Final Hearing. If you both disagree on some issues you have to file a Notice of Provisional Hearing, a Temporary Order, a Motion for Final Hearing, and a Notice of Final Hearing form. The last form that needs to be filed before the Divorce is finalized is the Decree of Dissolution of Marriage form.
In Indiana, Divorces are handled by the The Judicial Branch of Indiana. It is quite possible to avoid lawyers' fees by filing for your own divorce in Indiana. You can download 10 of the forms you need to petition for divorce here - see the "who must file" section to determine which forms are relevant in your situation.
This is a form for appearing in court for a divorce case.
This is a form for giving the Social Security numbers of all family members involved in cases involving child support.
This is a form for informing the other individual in a marriage that divorce has been filed and they should take action to respond or the divorce will proceed without their input.
This is a form for ending a marriage.
This is a form for telling the court that the couple divorcing agrees to the terms of divorce and are ready to go to a final hearing of their divorce.
This is a simple form that needs to be filled out to officially end a marriage.
This is a form for causing a hearing to take place on various issues such as child custody, child support and parenting..
This is a form for courts to place temporary orders on various issues being disputed such as child custody, child support and parenting.
This is a simple form that needs to be filled out regarding couples who do not agree on all issues.
This is a form to ask the Court when the final hearing for divorce is.
These Indiana divorce forms are sourced from the The Judicial Branch of Indiana at https://secure.in.gov/judiciary/selfservice/2486.htm. Please note that while we do our best to ensure this list of forms is complete and up-to-date, we cannot be held responsible for omissions or errors in the information we provide. If you notice a mistake on this page, please let us know and we will fix it as soon as possible.