Instructions

See G.L. c.207, Sections 1 , 2 , 3 and 14

The following must be filed with this complaint:

Certified copy of civil marriage certificate.

R-408-Certificate of Absolute Divorce or Annulment Statistical Information

Form pdf format of Divorce or Annulment, Cert Vital Statistics (R408) | Instructions

(See G.L. c.208, Section 6B )

Affidavit of Care and Custody  if parties have child(ren) together form available at the courthouse.

See Uniform Fee Schedule pdf format of Uniform Fee Schedule  for applicable filing fees.


Service of complaint on defendant is to be made in accordance with Massachusetts Rules of Domestic Relations Procedure Rule 4

Financial Statements:

See Supplemental Probate Court Rule 401 (Repealed effective January 2, 2012.)

Short form pdf format of Financial Statement- Short Form (CJD 301s) file size 1MB | Instructions

or

Long form pdf format of Financial Statement- Long Form (CJD 301) file size 1MB | Instructions pdf format of Financial Statement- Long Form (CJD 301) file size 1MB

Child Support Guidelines Worksheet

Child Support Guidelines Worksheet if support for child(ren) is requested.

Form pdf format of Child Support Guidelines Worksheet (CJD 304) file size 1MB | Instructions pdf format of Completing the Child Support Guidelines Worksheet

Uniform Counsel Certification

Attorneys are required to file Uniform Counsel Certification

Form pdf format of Uniform Counsel Certification | Instructions

Click here pdf format of Ins Complaint for Annulment to print in PDF format