Costs for filing for divorce

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The costs listed below are current as of March 2016. They may change from time to time, and without notice. For additional costs & fees information, click here.

  • to file a Petition for Divorce:  $320.30
  • to file a Joint Application for Divorce: $218.05
  • to file an Application for Divorce by Agreement:  $218.05

If you have a low income you may qualify to have these fees waived.

If you hire a private lawyer you will also be responsible to pay your lawyer’s fees.

You must pay the fee at the time you file your divorce documents. You can pay by cash, credit card (Visa or MasterCard), Interac debit, or money order. Cheques may be accepted; however, your divorce paperwork may not begin to be processed until the cheque clears.