Can I File a Divorce Without an Attorney?
The link provided below may be of assistance. Other links providing additional information may be found on the internet. However, the Superior Court Clerk's Office strongly recommends to all parties that they seek the advice and/or assistance from an attorney when dealing with any type of legal matter.
INFORMATION REGARDING THIRD PARTY LINKS ON OUR SITE:
Clayton County Clerk of Superior & Magistrate Court offers links to third party websites that may be of assistance to our website visitors. The links provided in our website are provided solely for your convenience and may assist you in locating other useful information on the internet. When you access these links, you will leave the Clayton County website and will be redirected to another site. These sites are not under the control of Clayton County.
Clayton County is not responsible for the content of linked third party websites. In fact, the fees and requirements listed may not be accurate for Clayton County. We are not an agent for these third parties nor do we endorse or guarantee their information. We make no representation or warranty regarding the accuracy of the information contained in the linked sites. We suggest that you always verify the information obtained from linked websites before acting upon this information.
If you have any questions or concerns about the information offered on linked third party websites, please contact the third party directly.
The filing fee for an uncontested divorce is $205.00. If service through the Sheriff's office is necessary, there is an additional $50.00 fee. NO PERSONAL CHECKS ARE ACCEPTED.
On-line forms provided by the Clerk's office at no charge are Statistical forms for Vital Records (pdf) , Standing Order of Clayton County Superior Court (pdf), Order for Publication (pdf) , Domestic Case Disposition Form, Domestic Case Initiation Form, Original Summons backing, Copy of Summons backing, Sheriff's Entry of Service and Notice of Publication (pdf). (There is a fee for obtaining these forms in the Clerk's office.)
Clerk of Court: Jacquline D. Wills
Harold R. Banke Justice Center
9151 Tara Boulevard
Jonesboro, Georgia 30236-4912
Phone (770) 477-3395