Use this form to respond to a filing made in an existing case\n\n[[Answer to Complaint/Petition/Motion|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr050.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR50|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin50.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n
Are you seeking alimony?\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeQuestion]]
Use these forms to ask the court to order child support.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Child Support- DR1|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr1.pdf]]\n[[Instructions|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin01.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr30.pdf]]\n\n\nIf this is part of a divorce, you should ask for child support as part of that [[process|Divorce]]\n\n[[Help With Child Support|SupportHelp]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
What kind of case would you like to start?\n\n[[Child Custody or Visitation|CustodyVisitation]]\n[[Divorce|Divorce]]\n[[Child Support|SupportIncomeQuestion]]\n[[Guardianship|Guardianship]]\n[[Name Change|Name Change]]\n[[Protection from domestic violence or other abuse|DV]]\n\n\n\n------------------------------------\n[[I have prepared documents for a new case, but need to serve the other party|HelpWithService]]\n[[I can not afford the filing fees|FeeWaiver]]\n[[I need to file additional documents in an existing case|NoNewCase]]\n\n\n[[I need help|HelpStart]]\n\n\n\n\n\n
Are you seeking child support?\n\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportAlimonyQuestion]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyNoSupportAlimonyQuestion]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
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Instructions for filing custody or visitation forms can be found in the instructions accompanying specific forms.\n[[Go to custody/vistation Forms|Custody]]\n\nAdditional information on custody and support issues can be found at the [[People's Law Library|http://www.peoples-law.org/categories/4454/2]]\n\n[[Go to Custody Forms|Custody]]\n[[Go to General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]\n\n
Are you seeking alimony?\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyNoSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyNoSupportNoAlimony]]
Who do you need protection from?\n\n[[My current or former spouse (husband or wife)|RespondentSpouse]]\n\n[[My boyfriend or girlfriend with whom I share my home|RespondentCohabitantBoyfriendQuestion]]\n\n[[A person related to me by blood, marriage or adoption|RespondentCohabitantRelativeQuestion]]\n\n[[A person with whom I have a child in common (other parent)|RespondentCommonChild]]\n\n[[A neighbor or other person not related to me in one of the ways described above|RespondentCohabitantRelativeQuestionNo]]\n\n[[Help With Domestic Violence|DVHelp]]
Are you seeking guardianship of the [[person|GuardianshipMinorPerson]], [[property|GuardianshipMinorProperty]] or [[both|GuardianshipMinorBoth]]?
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
These forms are provided to assist self represented litigants in family law cases. All of the forms are in PDF format. Some of the forms are electronically fillable.\n\nPlease read the [[general instructions|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin.pdf]] for more information on filing forms.\n\n\nDo you need help with a specific type of case?\n[[Child Custody|CustodyHelp]]\n[[Divorce|DivorceHelp]]\n[[Child Support|SupportHelp]]\n[[Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n[[Name Change|NameChangeHelp]]\n[[Domestic Violence|DVHelp]]\n\nWant help in person? Contact the [[family division|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/localcontacts.html]] in your county.\n\n
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You may be eleigible for a permanent protective order your case meets the following three requirements:\n\n1. You were successful in obtaining a final protective order.\n2. The other person in that case was convicted of a crime as a result of the incident that led to the order, and\n3. That person was sentenced to and seved at least five years imprisonment for that crime.\n\nUse the form below to request a permanent protective order.\n\n[[Request for Permanent Protection from Domestic Violence|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv018.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Is the combined annual income of you and your spouse over $120,000?\n\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeHigh]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeLow]]
Use these documents to ask the court to enforce an order for child custody or visitation\n\n[[Petition for Contempt- DR3|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr03.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR3|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin03.pdf]]\n\n[[Show Cause Order|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr53.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n\n
Have you shared your home with that person for at least 90 days out of the last year?\n\n[[Yes|RespondentCohabitantBoyfriendQuestionYes]]\n[[No|RespondentCohabitantBoyfriendQuestionNo]]\n\n
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to petition the court to name a guardian of the person for a minor.\n\n[[Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person, \nProperty or Person and Property- DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr084.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin084.pdf]]\n\n[[Initial Inventory of Assets- DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr091.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin091.pdf]]\n\n\n[[Parent's Consent to Guardianship|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr089.pdf]]\n[[Minor's Consent to Guardianship|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr090.pdf]]\n\n[[Show cause order- complete top section|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccjo33.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n
<html>\n<p style="font-size:20px">Welcome to the Department of Family Administration Forms Finder</p>\n\n\n<p style="font-size:15px"> What would you like to do?</p>\n</html>\n[[Start a new case|New Case Landing Page]]\n\n[[File additional forms for an existing case|NoNewCase]]\n\n[[I need to respond to a case that someone else started|IWasServed]]\n\n[[Something else not listed here|OtherStart]]\n\n[[I need help!|HelpStart]]\n\n\nContact us for suggestions or problems with the forms finder:\n<html>\n<a href="mailto:FamilyFormsChangeRequest@MDCourts.gov?Subject=Problem%20With%20Forms%20Finder" target="_top">\nFamilyFormsChangeRequest@MDCourts.gov</a>\n</html>\n\n\n\n
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Are you seeking child support?\n\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportAlimonyQuestion]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyNoSupportAlimonyQuestion]]
You may be eligible for a protective order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Petition for Protection|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001.pdf]]\n\n[[Addendum|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001a.pdf]]\n\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to ask the court for a default judgment if the oposing party has been served but has not responded to your filing.\n\n[[Request for Order of Default|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr054.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n
Are you sure that the case has been filed?\n\nYou can check using the Maryland Judiciary [[Case Search|http://casesearch.courts.state.md.us/inquiry/inquiry-index.jsp]]\n
Use these forms to petition the court to name a guardian of the property for a minor.\n\n[[Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person, \nProperty or Person and Property- DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr084.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin084.pdf]]\n\n[[Initial Inventory of Assets- DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr091.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin091.pdf]]\n\n\n[[Parent's Consent to Guardianship|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr089.pdf]]\n[[Minor's Consent to Guardianship|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr090.pdf]]\n\n[[Show cause order- complete top section|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccjo33.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n
What else would you like to do?\n\n\n[[Ask the court for a default judgment because the other party hasn't responded to my initial filings|DefaultPage]]\n[[Ask the court for a postponement in a case because I need more time to respond to a filing or can not attend a scheduled court date|PostponeRequest]]\n[[Request a hearing in my family law case|HearingRequest]]\n[[Inform the court of my new address|AddressChange]]\n[[I can not afford the filing fees|FeeWaiver]]\n\n\n\n\n
Use this form to ask the court to hold a hearing in your case.\n\n[[Request for Hearing or Proceeding|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr059.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]
Are you seeking custody of children as well?\n\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodySupportQuestion]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodySupportQuestion]]
Are you trying to respond to a case that is ongoing?\n\n[[Yes|GeneralAnswer]]\n[[No|IsThereACase]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use this form to inform the court of your new address.\n\n[[Address change request|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr096.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]
Use this form to respond to a complaint for guardianship.\n\n[[Answer to the Petition for Guardianship DR85|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr085.pdf]]\n[[Instructions DRIN85|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin085.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n[[Help with guardianship issues|GuardianshipHelp]]
Is the combined annual income of you and your spouse over $120,000?\n\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeHigh]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeLow]]
[[I need to serve the other party in a new case|HelpWithService]]\n\n[[I can not afford the filing fees|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[I need to look up a family law case|CaseSearch]]\n\n[[I need help|HelpStart]]\n
When you file additional forms in an ongoing case, you must mail copies of the forms to the oposing party. If the other party is represented by an attorney, you must mail copies to the attorney.\n\nSome forms have a certificate of service attached. Some do not. If one is not included, you must complete this additional form.\n\n[[Certificate of service|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr58.pdf]]
Are you seeking alimony?\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyNoSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyNoSupportNoAlimony]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr30.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Instructions on how to file forms in guardianship cases is available in the instructions to specific forms.\n\nAdditional assistance is available at the People's Law Library.\nhttp://www.peoples-law.org/categories/4515/2\n\n[[Go to Guardianship Forms|Guardianship]]\n\n[[Go to General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]
You may be eligilbe for a protective order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Petition for Protection|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001.pdf]]\n\n[[Addendum|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001a.pdf]]\n\nIf you are going to ask the court to require the other person to pay you financial support you should file a [[financial statement.|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv004.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
What would you like to do?\n\n[[Register an out of state custody order|RegisterForeignOrder]]\n[[Enforce an out of state custody order|EnforceForeignOrder]]\n\n
[[General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]\n\n[[Instructions by Case Type|SpecificInstructions]]\n\n[[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nIf there is a problem with this application, please contact us at:\n<html>\n<a href="mailto:FamilyFormsChangeRequest@MDCourts.gov?Subject=Problem%20With%20Forms%20Finder" target="_top">\nFamilyFormsChangeRequest@MDCourts.gov</a>\n</html>\n\n
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr30.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to petition the court to name a guardian of the person and property for a minor.\n\n[[Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person, \nProperty or Person and Property- DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr084.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin084.pdf]]\n\n[[Initial Inventory of Assets- DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr091.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin091.pdf]]\n\n\n[[Parent's Consent to Guardianship|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr089.pdf]]\n[[Minor's Consent to Guardianship|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr090.pdf]]\n\n[[Show cause order- complete top section|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccjo33.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n
Are you seeking child support?\n\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportAlimonyQuestion]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyNoSupportAlimonyQuestion]]
What else would you like to do?\n\n[[Modify an existing order for custody or visitation?|ModifyCustody]]\n[[Enforce a court order for child custody|EnforceCustody]]\n[[Register or enforce an out of state order for child custody|ForeignCustody]]\n\n\n\n[[File a procedural motion in a family law case|ProcedureFilings]]
For most types of cases, a filing fee will be due at the time you file your papers at the start of your case.\n\nUse the [[fee schedule|http://www.courts.state.md.us/circuit/feeschedule.html]] to determine the ammount of your filing fee.\n\nIf you can not afford to pay the fee, you may ask the court to waive your fees.\n\nTo successfully get the court to waive your fees you must\n\nFirst, file a [[prepayment of fees waiver|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr32.pdf]] when you start your case. If the court grants your motion, it only means that you will be allowed to pay later.\n\nAt the conclusion of your trial ask the judge or master waive your obligation to pay the filing fee. You may also ask the court that the oposing party pay your filing and other fees.\n\nDuring the course of your case, the court may require that you pay for other services ordered. You may need to file an additional form to request a waiver of these fees. Contact [[your court's family support service coordinators|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/localcontacts.html]] for additional information and/or forms.\n
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to start your divorce case\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Is the combined annual income of you and your spouse over $120,000?\n\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeHigh]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeLow]]
If you are in danger and need immediate assistance, you should call 911.\n\nIf you need general information on protective orders you may wish to read the [[court's informational brochure|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdvpo001br.pdf]]\n\nThe [[People's Law Library|http://www.peoples-law.org/node/195]] has additional information on domestic viollence related issues.\n\n[[Go to Domestic Violence Forms|DV]]\n[[Go to General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20\t|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use the form below to change the current protective order or to terminate (end) it.\n\n[[Petition to Modify/Rescind Protective Order|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv006.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Use these forms to respond to a complaint for child custody, visitation or support\n\n[[Answer to Complaint/Petition/Motion- DR50|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr050.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR50|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin50.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n\n[[Help with custody and visitation|CustodyHelp]]\n[[Help with child support|SupportHelp]]
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You may be eligible for a peace order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Peititon for peace order|http://www.courts.state.md.us/district/forms/peace/dcpo001.pdf]]\n\t\n[[Addendum to Peace Order Petition|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcpo001a.pdf]]\n\n[[Peace Order Supplement|http://www.courts.state.md.us/district/forms/peace/dcpo001s.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with Abuse issues|DVHelp]]\n
Use these forms to ask the court for child custody.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Custody- DR4|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr04.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR4|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin04.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\nIf this is part of a divorce, you should ask for custody as part of that [[process|Divorce]]\n\nIf there is an existing court order for custody, you should ask the court to [[modify custody|ModifyCustody]]\n\nIf you are also asking the court for child support, you need to include [[Child Support|SupportIncomeQuestion]] forms
What else would you like to do?\n\n[[Modify an existing order for child support|ModifySupport]]\n\n[[Enforce a court order for child support?|ContemptPage]]\n\n[[The court has recently issued an order to withhold my pay for child support purposes. I would like to stop the court from proceeding with that order to withhold.|WithholdingStay]]\n\nIf there is no existing order for child support, you must file initial [[support forms|SupportIncomeQuestion]]\n\n[[File a procedural motion in a family law case|ProcedureFilings]]
Use this form to request that the court postpone an upcoming court event.\n\n[[Motion for Postponement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr77.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n[[Help with forms|HelpStart]]
Use the form below to enforce the current protective order.\n\n[[Petition for Contempt|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv007.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]\n
Answer the questions below to determine which forms you should file.\n\nAre you seeking a limited or absolute divorce?\n[[Absolute Divorce|AbsoluteDivorceCustodyQuestion]]\n[[Limited Divorce|LimitedDivorceCustodyQuestion]]\n\nWhat is the difference?\n[[Help With Divorce|DivorceHelp]]\n\n
You may be eligible for a protective order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Petition for Protection|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001.pdf]]\n\n[[Addendum|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001a.pdf]]\n\nIf you are going to ask the court to require the other person to pay you financial support you should file a [[financial statement.|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv004.pdf]]\n\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Have you shared your home with that person for at least 90 days out of the last year?\n\n[[Yes|RespondentCohabitantRelativeQuestionYes]]\n[[No|RespondentCohabitantRelativeQuestionNo]]
Are you seeking alimony?\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyNoSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyNoSupportNoAlimony]]
Are you seeking alimony?\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyNoSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyNoSupportNoAlimony]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20\t|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Are you seeking alimony?\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeQuestion]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
Use these forms to enforce an order for child support. \n\n[[Petition for Contempt-DR2|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr02.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR2|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin02.pdf]]\n[[Show Cause Order (Only complete top of order)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr53.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n[[Go Back|previous()]]
Are you seeking custody of children as well?\n\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceYesCustodySupportQuestion]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceNoCustodySupportQuestion]]\n
Use these forms to ask the court to stay (stop) the court from issuing an order to withhold your income for child support purposes\n\n[[Motion for stay of service of earnings witholding order|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr74.pdf]]\n\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n
You may be eligible for a protective order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Petition for Protection|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001.pdf]]\n\n[[Addendum|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001a.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Use these forms to respond to a complaint for divorce. If child custody or support is an issue, you can use these forms to respond.\n\n[[Counter Complaint for Absolute Divorce- DR94|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr094.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for CCDR94|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin094.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n[[Help with Divorce|DivorceHelp]]
Use these forms to register an out of state order for custody or visitation.\n\n\n[[Request for Registration of a Foreign Child Custody Determination- DR7|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr078.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR7|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin79.pdf]]
Are you seeking visitation or custody?\n\n[[Visitation|Visitation]]\n[[Custody|Custody]]\n\nIf there is already a court order in your case and you are seeking to modify that order, you should file for a [[modification|ModifyCustody]]\n\n\n[[Help With Child Custody|CustodyHelp]]\n\n\n\n\n\n\n
What type of case would you like help with?\n\n[[Child Custody or Visitation|CustodyHelp]]\n[[Divorce|DivorceHelp]]\n[[Child Support|SupportHelp]]\n[[Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n[[Name Change|NameChangeHelp]]\n[[Domestic Violence|DVHelp]]
You may ask that the court change your name as part of a [[divorce|DivorceHelp]]\n\nAdditional information on how to change your name or the name of a child is available at the [[People's Law Library.|http://www.peoples-law.org/categories/4464/2]]\n\n\n[[Go to Name Change Forms|Name Change]]\n\n[[Go to General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr30.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
Use these forms to file guardianship reports.\n\n[[Initial Inventory of Assets- DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr091.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin091.pdf]]\n\n[[Annual Fiduciary Report (for guardian of property)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr092.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR92 |http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin092.pdf]]\n\n[[Annual Report of Guardian of the Person- DR93|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr093.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR93|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin093.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]
Are you seeking guardianship of the [[person|GuardianshipAdultPerson]], [[property|GuardianshipAdultProperty]] or [[both|GuardianshipAdultBoth]]?
\nUse these forms to petition the court to name a guardian of the property for an adult.\n\n[[Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person, \nProperty or Person and Property- DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr084.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin084.pdf]]\n\n[[Initial Inventory of Assets- DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr091.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin091.pdf]]\n\n[[Notice to interested person|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr082.pdf]]\n\n[[Advice of rights|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr083.pdf]]\n\n[[Show cause order- complete top section|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccjo33.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n\n
Use thse forms to ask the court to enforce out of state order for child custody or visitation.\n\n[[Petition for Enforcement of a Foreign Child Custody Determination- DR79|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr79.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR79|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin078.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere may be a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
Use these forms to file a motion to modify child support.\n\n[[Petition/Motion to Modify Child support - DR6|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr006.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR6\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin06.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere may be a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Have you been served with documents in a new case?\n[[Yes|Answer Docs]]\n[[No|OldCaseRespond]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to ask the court to order child support.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Child Support- DR1|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr1.pdf]]\n[[Instructions|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin01.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\n\nIf this is part of a divorce, you should ask for child support as part of that [[process|Divorce]]\n\n[[Help With Child Support|SupportHelp]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
When you initiate a case, you must serve the other party. \n\nShortly after initiating a new case, the clerk of court will issue a writ of summons, and mail it to you. You must serve the writ of summons as well as copies of all pleadings made in your initial filing on the other party. You have three options for service:\n\nService by Sherriff (requires an additional fee)\nService by Certified Mail\nService by Private Person\n\n__You can not serve the other person yourself__\nOnce you have served the other party, you must file an affidavit of service with the court. \n\n[[Affidavit of Service (Private Process)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr055.pdf]]\n\n[[Affidavit of Service (Certified Mail)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr056.pdf]]\n\nMore information on service in family law cases is contained within the general family forms [[general instructions.|http://www.mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin.pdf]]\n\nGeneral information on service can be found at the Peoples Law Library [[Service FAQ|http://www.peoples-law.org/node/906]]
Are you seeking child support?\n\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportAlimonyQuestion]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyNoSupportAlimonyQuestion]]
What would you like to do?\n\n[[Modify an existing protective order|ModifyDV]]\n\n[[Terminate an existing protective order|TerminateDV]]\n\n[[Enforce an existing protective order|EnforceDV]]\n\n[[Register a protective order issued in another state|RegisterDV]]\n\n[[Ask the court to make your protective order permanent|PermanentDV]]\n\n[[File a procedural motion in a family law case|ProcedureFilings]]\n-------------------------\n\n[[Help protective order forms|DVHelp]]\n\n\n
Answer the following questions to determine which petition is most appropriate. If you or anyone else is in immediate danger, you should call 911.\n\n\nWho needs protection?\n\n[[Me or my child|DVSelfRespondentQuestion]]\n\n[[My parent or stepparent|DVNotRelatedPEFR]]\n\n[[Another adult or minor child not related to me that resides in my home|DVNotRelatedPEFR]]\n\n[[I need help|HelpStart]]\n\n
Instructions for filing divorce forms can be found in the instructions accompanying specific forms.\n[[Go to Divorce Forms|Divorce]]\n\nIf you are asking the court for [[Child Support|SupportHelp]] or [[Custody and Visitation|CustodyHelp]] as part of a divorce proceeding, and need help with those subjects, the instructions to those forms may be useful.\n\nAddional information can be found at the [[People's Law Library|http://www.peoples-law.org/categories/4457/2]]\n\n\n\n[[Go to General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]
Is the combined annual income of you and the other parent over $120,000?\n\n[[Yes|SupportIncomeHigh]]\n[[No|SupportIncomeLow]]
What Would you like to do?\n\n[[File a motion in a family law case or inform the court of your new address.|ProcedureFilings]]\n\nFile additional forms in a specific type of case:\n[[Child support|SupportAdditional]]\n[[Child custody or visitation|CustodyAdditional]]\n[[Guardianship|GuardianshipAdditional]]\n[[Protection from domestic violence or other abuse|DVAdditional]]\n\n\n\n
Use the form below to end (rescind) your protective order\n\n[[Petition to Modify/Rescind Protective Order|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv006.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
What would you like to do?\n\n[[File Annual Guardianship Reports|GuardianshipReports]]\n\n[[File a procedural motion in a family law case|ProcedureFilings]]
Use these forms to ask the court to order child visitation.\n\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin01.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Visitation- DR5|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr05.pdf]]\n[[Instructions to DR5|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin05.pdf]]\n\n\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\nIf this is part of a divorce, you should ask for visitation as part of that [[process|Divorce]]\n\nIf there is an existing court order for visitation, you should ask the court to [[modify visitation|ModifyCustody]]\n\n\n\n[[Help With Visitation|CustodyHelp]]\n
Instructions for filing specific forms can be found in the instructions for each support form\n\n[[Go to Child Support Forms|SupportIncomeQuestion]]\n\nAdditional assistance is available at the [[People's Law Library|http://www.peoples-law.org/categories/4453/2]]\n\n\n\n[[Go to General Instructions|GeneralInstructions]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Absolute Divorce - DR20|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr020.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR20|\thttp://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin020.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr31.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
Are you seeking alimony?\n\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeQuestion]]
You may be eligible for a peace order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Peititon for peace order|http://www.courts.state.md.us/district/forms/peace/dcpo001.pdf]]\n\t\n[[Addendum to Peace Order Petition|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcpo001a.pdf]]\n\n[[Peace Order Supplement|http://www.courts.state.md.us/district/forms/peace/dcpo001s.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with Abuse issues|DVHelp]]\n\n
You may be eligible for a protective order. Use these forms to start your case.\n\n[[Petition for Protection|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001.pdf]]\n\n[[Addendum|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv001a.pdf]]\n\nIf you are going to ask the court to require the other person to pay you financial support you should file a [[financial statement.|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv004.pdf]]\n\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]\n\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
Use these forms to start your divorce case.\n\n[[Domestic Case Information Report|http://mdcourts.gov/courtforms/circuit/ccdcm001.pdf]]\n\n[[Complaint for Limited Divorce- DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr021.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR21|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin021.pdf]]\n\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr034.pdf]]\n[[Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr035.pdf]]\n\n[[Joint Property Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr33.pdf]]\n\n[[Financial Statement|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr30.pdf]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]
\nUse these forms to petition the court to name a guardian of the person for an adult.\n\n[[Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person, \nProperty or Person and Property- DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr084.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin084.pdf]]\n\n[[Notice to interested person|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr082.pdf]]\n\n[[Advice of rights|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr083.pdf]]\n\n[[Show cause order- complete top section|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccjo33.pdf]]\n\nYou will also need to file "certificates of competency" along with your petition. For more information see the section on [[help with guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n\n
What type of case are you trying to respond to?\n\n[[Divorce|DivorceCountercomplaint]]\n[[Custody or Support|CustodyCountercomplaint]]\n[[Guardianship|GuardianshipAnswer]]\n
Are you seeking alimony?\n\n[[Yes|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportYesAlimony]]\n[[No|AbsoluteDivorceNoCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeQuestion]]
\nUse these forms to petition the court to name a guardian of the person, property or both for an adult.\n\n[[Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person, \nProperty or Person and Property- DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr084.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR84|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin084.pdf]]\n\n[[Initial Inventory of Assets- DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr091.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR91|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdrin091.pdf]]\n\n[[Notice to interested person|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdr082.pdf]]\n\n[[Advice of rights|http://www.courts.state.md.us/family/forms/ccdr083.pdf]]\n\n[[Show cause order- complete top section|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccjo33.pdf]]\n\nYou will also need to file "certificates of competency" along with your petition. For more information see the section on [[help with guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n\n
Are you seeking to obtain [[Guardianship of an Adult|GuardianshipAdultQuestion]] or [[Guardianship of a Minor|GuardianshipMinorQuestion]]?\n\n[[Help With Guardianship|GuardianshipHelp]]\n\n\n
Use these forms to file a petition for name change with the court.\n\n[[Petition to Change Name (Adult)-DR60|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr60.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR60|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin60.pdf]]\n\t\n[[Notice for Publication (Adult)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr61.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with forms|HelpStart]]
Use the form below to register an order of protection issued by another state.\n\n[[Request to Register Out-of-State Order of Protection|http://www.courts.state.md.us/courtforms/joint/ccdcdv016.pdf]]\n\n[[Help with abuse issues|DVHelp]]
When you start a new case or file additional documents in an existing case, you must provide the other party copies of the documents.\n\nAre you starting a new case or filing additional documents in a case?\n\n[[Starting a new case|InitialService]]\n[[Additional documents in an existing case|AdditionalService]]\n\n\nMore information on service in family law cases is contained within the general family forms [[general instructions.|http://www.mdcourts.gov/family/forms/ccdrin.pdf]]\n\nGeneral information on service can be found at the Peoples Law Library [[Service FAQ|http://www.peoples-law.org/node/906]]\n\nClick [[here|http://mdcourts.gov/video/selfhelp/atjsvcofproc20131016.mp4]] to watch a short movie on service.
If you need to look up a case number or confirm that there is an existing case, you can use the Maryland Judiciary Case Search.\n\nhttp://casesearch.courts.state.md.us/inquiry/inquiry-index.jsp\n\n
Use these forms to file a petition to change the name of a minor with the court.\n\n[[Petition to Change Name (Minor)- DR62|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr62.pdf]]\n[[Instructions for DR62|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin62.pdf]]\n\n[[Notice for Publication (Minor)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr65.pdf]]\n\n[[Consent to Change of Name (Consent of Parent)|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr63.pdf]]\n\n\nIf you have not obtained the consent of each parent, guardian and custodian of the child, you will need to serve each person who has not consented with the following papers which you\nhave filed or which have been provided by the Court.\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\n[[Help with forms|HelpStart]]
Is the combined annual income of you and your spouse over $120,000?\n\n\n[[Yes|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeHigh]]\n[[No|LimitedDivorceYesCustodyYesSupportNoAlimonyIncomeLow]]\n
Use thse documents to ask the court to modify an order for child custody.\n\n[[Petition to Modify Custody/Visitation- DR7|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/dr07.pdf]]\n\n[[Instructions|http://mdcourts.gov/family/forms/drin07.pdf]]\n\n\nYou must also serve the other party and provide proof to the court. [[Help with Service|HelpWithService]]\n\nThere is a fee to start your case. If you can not afford this fee, you may be eligible for a [[waiver|FeeWaiver]]