Complaint to be filed in the county where the judgement was issued.
If requested modification involves financial payments, parties must file financial statements.
View this financial statements page for additional information, including the financial statement (short form) and instructions, and the financial statement (long form) and instructions.
See the Probate and Family Court filing fees for applicable filing fees.
Service of Complaint
Service of complaint on defendant is to be made in accordance with Massachusetts Rules of Domestic Relations Procedures Rule 4.
Uniform Counsel Certification
Attorneys are required to file a Uniform Counsel Certification.