How long does an uncontested divorce take to finalize?

How long does an uncontested divorce take to finalize?

If the process is handled efficiently, it generally takes about three months from the first date of filing your application for divorce with the court, until the divorce is granted at a hearing and draft orders are made.

How do I get a copy of my California divorce decree?

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Certified copies of divorce decrees are available from the Superior Court in the county where the decree was granted. CDPH only has divorce records from 1962-1984, while records for other dates must be obtained from the County Recorder’s office in the appropriate county.

Do you need a witness to get a marriage license in California?

If you purchased a PUBLIC marriage license, you are required to have one witness present during the ceremony. There is no age requirement in California for witnesses; however, they must be old enough to know that they are witnessing a marriage ceremony AND be able to sign their name on the official marriage license.

Can you apply for a marriage license online in California?

An application for a marriage license must be completed prior to your appointment; printable applications to bring to your appointment are available online. Original signatures are required. Parties applying for a marriage license must be unmarried at the time that the license is issued.

What documents do I need to get married in California?

Key requirements for obtaining a marriage license: Show a valid California I.D., driver’s license, passport, certified birth certificate, baptismal record and photo I.D., or alien resident card proving that you are over 18 years of age. Both of you must be unmarried.