To file a Joint Application for Divorce in Amherst, Antigonish, Bridgewater, Digby/Annapolis, Kentville, Pictou, Truro or Yarmouth, you will need these documents:

  • Joint Application for Divorce Form 62.15 
  • Affidavit supporting an uncontested divorce
    • sworn/affirmed by both parties with a copy of the agreement attached as an exhibit, if applicable
    • check with your court for their equivalent form – the court may allow the use of Form FD12 
  • Statement of contact information & circumstances
    • check with your court for their equivalent form – the court may allow the use of Form FD1 
  • Personal Representation Form for both of the joint applicants
    • this form is required from any party who is not represented by a lawyer
       
  • Divorce Order Form 62.23 
  • Corollary Relief Order Form 62.24 
  • Long Form Marriage Certificate
     
  • Financial and other disclosure as required
    • check with your court for the appropriate forms - the court may allow you to use the financial documents provided in this link
       
  • Waiver of financial statements, if applicable
    • check with your court for their equivalent form – the court may allow the use of Form FD11 
    • this document can only be filed if there are no children of the marriage
       
  • Stamped, self-addressed envelopes (2 for each person)
Last updated on March 8, 2021 - 10:53am