Certificate of Divorce - Request Form

You may request a Certificate of Divorce by completing the information below.  

  • Processing time for this request may take up to 10 business days excluding time for mailing.
  • A divorce certificate will not be available until 31 days after the Judgment is granted; please ensure you do not submit your request prior to the 31-day allotment.


Note #1:

  • For divorces granted under the former Divorce Act (decree N.I.S.I and decree absolute), there is a SEARCH FEE associated with a mandatory search.  Please refer to, and complete, the following form:
  • For divorces granted under the New Divorce Act (Certificate for Divorce), there is no mandatory search, and no accompanying search fee.

Note #2:

Judicial Centre (location where divorce was filed):

Names of Both Parties as they appeared on documents
at the time of filing for divorce
Reason for request:

Number of copies required:

Your contact information:
Address/Street, including Apartment/Suite/Building, City, Province, Country, Postal Code
Is this an urgent request?
If urgent, you must identify the reason below.

If urgent, it may be faster to appear in person at the Judicial Centre at which the divorce was granted.

Please press the Submit button only ONCE.  You should be immediately redirected to a Success page and receive a copy of your request via e-mail. If you are not redirected to a success page or if you receive an  error, please check the text in the form fields for unexpected characters / text that may come from copy and pasting, and try again. If you continue to have problems please let us know by submitting Website feedback .