Forms

You may not need all of these forms. Or you may need more forms. If you are not sure which forms to use, talk to your family law facilitator, self-help center, or a lawyer. Click for help finding a lawyer.

NOTE: All California courts use the same basic set of forms. But some courts have special, local forms, too. To see if you will need any special, local forms, contact your court clerk or check your court’s website. The forms may be posted on their site. If not, the site will list the address and phone number of your local courthouse.

To download a form (in PDF format), click on the form number in the appropriate table. If the form you need is fillable, you will be able to fill and print it out.

Forms - Responding to Divorce or Separation


Forms to Respond to a Divorce or Legal Separation

Form Name Form Number Instructions

Response — Marriage (Family Law)

OR

Response — Domestic Partnership/Marriage (Family Law)

FL-120

OR

FL-123

Video instructions for Form FL-120 Video icon

Video instructions for Form FL-123

Click to see the Legal Steps for a Divorce (Dissolution) (FL-107-INFO).

Proof of Personal Service FL-330
For instructions, read Information Sheet for Proof of Personal Service (Form FL-330-INFO).
Proof of Service by Mail FL-335
For instructions, read Information Sheet for Proof of Service by Mail (Form FL-335-INFO).
Click for more information on fee waivers.


If you have children with your spouse or domestic partner, fill out:

Form Name Form Number Instructions
Declaration Under Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA) Form FL-105/GC-120 Instructions for Form FL-105

Video instructions for FL-105 
Child Custody and Visitation Application Attachment Form FL-311 Optional form, but it may help you ensure you do not leave anything out of your request.

 

Forms to Complete Your Preliminary Disclosure

Form Name    Form Number Purpose Instructions
Declaration of Disclosure FL-140 Cover sheet listing all attachments included with your preliminary disclosure. Instructions for Form FL-140 Video icon

Income and Expense Declaration 

FL-150

Gives your financial information to the court and to your spouse or domestic partner.


You need to attach:
• A copy of pay stubs for the last 2 months, OR
• A recent profit and loss statement if you are self-employed or own any rental property.

Instructions for Form FL-150 Video icon

Schedule of Assets and Debts     

or a

 

Property Declaration

FL-142

 

 

FL-160

List of your property and debts. You can choose either form.

Instructions for Form FL-142Video icon

Video Instructions for FL-160 Video Icon

Declaration Regarding Service of Declaration of Disclosure FL-141 This form tells the court you sent your disclosure documents as required. This is the only financial disclosure-related form you have to file with the court. Instructions for Form FL-141 Video icon

 

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