Tennessee divorce forms:Request for Divorce
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 Tennessee 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 Tennessee.
Note: if you do not agree on everything or have children consult a lawyer. First file a Request for Divorce and if you cannot afford to pay the filing fees at this time file the Request to Postpone Filing Fees and Order form. Next file the Spouses' Personal Information form, Health Insurance Notice form, and Divorce Agreement form. File then for a Final Decree of Divorce and attend the necessary court hearing to get your Divorce finalized.
In Tennessee, Divorces are handled by the The Judicial Branch of Tennessee. It is quite possible to avoid lawyers' fees by filing for your own divorce in Tennessee. You can download 7 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 to start a Divorce if the couple agrees on everything and has no children under 18, in high school or disabled.
This is a form that gives general information about each spouse including Social Security Number, and where each spouse was born.
This is a form that can be filed if the couple cannot pay the filing fees now and wish to pay the fees later.
This is a form asking for the health insurance information of both parties getting divorced.
This is a form that states that the husband and wife divorcing have come to agreements on everything.
This is a form that is used to officially end the marriage.
This is a form requesting a court hearing for getting a Divorce.
These Tennessee divorce forms are sourced from the The Judicial Branch of Tennessee at http://www.tncourts.gov/forms-publications/downloads/divorce-forms?page=1. 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.