Domestic Relations and Juvenile Standardized Forms

The Supreme Court of Ohio developed standardized forms for termination of marriage, child support, and custody matters in domestic relations and juvenile courts to assist self-represented litigants access the justice system. These forms were originally adopted in 2010 pursuant to Ohio Rule of Civil Procedure 84 and Ohio Juvenile Rule of Procedure 46. The most recent amendments to these forms became effective Sept. 21, 2020.

These forms are available in both Word and PDF formats. Please do not alter or delete any of the language contained in the Word version of the forms. Doing so may result in you having to refile the form with the court. The PDF version of the form may also be downloaded to your computer. It is strongly recommended that you download the latest version of Acrobat Reader. The posted forms are formatted so headings and questions are on the same page as the corresponding blanks to be completed and so there is adequate space to complete the forms by hand. Changes to formatting can interfere with these features.

Although these forms are provided by the Supreme Court of Ohio, they should be filed in the local county court.  Please note that the local court may have additional forms that must be filed. Click here to find your local court.

Disclaimer: These forms do not include instructions, legal advice regarding your rights and responsibilities, or legal options. To be fully informed and get answers to your questions, you should seek the advice of an attorney.

Temporary Notarization Forms

The posted forms are formatted so headings and questions are on the same page as the corresponding blanks to be completed and so there is adequate space to complete the forms by hand. Changes to formatting can interfere with these features.

Disclaimer

Please be aware that these forms do not include instructions or legal advice regarding your rights, responsibilities, and legal options.

To be fully informed and get answers to your questions, you should seek the advice of an attorney.

The Supreme Court is in the process of updating the uniform domestic relations and juvenile forms to reflect changes in Ohio and federal law. In the meantime, it is recommended that you check with your local court to see if it has its own updated forms available. | Find your local court

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Uniform Domestic Relations Form - Affidavit 1 (Affidavit of Basic Information, Income and Expenses)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form - Affidavit 2 (Affidavit of Property and Debt)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form - Affidavit 3 (Parenting Proceeding Affidavit)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form - Affidavit 4 (Health Insurance Affidavit)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form - Affidavit 5 (Motion and Affidavit or Counter Affidavit for Temporary Orders Without Oral Hearing)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 6 - (Complaint for Divorce Without Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 7 - (Complaint for Divorce With Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 8 - (Counterclaim for Divorce Without Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 9 - (Counterclaim for Divorce With Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 10 - (Answer to Complaint for Divorce Without Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 11 - (Answer to Complaint for Divorce With Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 12 - (Reply to Countercliam for Divorce Without Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 13 - (Reply to Counterclaim for Divorce With Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 14 - (Judgment Entry - Decree of Divorce Without Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 15 - (Judgment Entry - Decree of Divorce With Children)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 16 - (Judgment Entry Converting Interest in Real Estate)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 17 - (Petition for Dissolution of Marriage and Waiver of Service of Summons)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 18 - (Judgment Entry - Decree of Dissolution of Marriage)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 19 - (Separation Agreement)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 20 - (Shared Parenting Plan)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 21 - (Parenting Plan)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 22/Uniform Juvenile Form 1 - (Parenting Judgment Entry)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 23/Uniform Juvenile Form 2 - (Complaint for Parentage, Allocation of Parental Rights and Responsibilities and Parenting Time)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 24/Uniform Juvenile Form 3 - (Motion for Contempt, Affidavit, and Instructions for Service)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 25/Uniform Juvenile Form 4 - (Show Cause Order and Notice)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 26/Uniform Juvenile Form 5 - (Motion for Change of Parenting Time (Companionship and Visitation))
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 27/Uniform Juvenile Form 6 - (Motion for Change of Parental Rights and Responsibilities (Custody))
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 28/Uniform Juvenile Form 7 - (Motion for Change of Child Support, Medical Support, Tax Exemption, or Other Child -related Expenses)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 29/Uniform Juvenile Form 8 - (Explanation of Health Care Bills)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 30/Uniform Juvenile Form 9 - (Waiver of Service of Summons)
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Uniform Domestic Relations Form 31/Uniform Juvenile Form 10 - (Request for Service)
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Caretaker Authorization Affidavit
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Grandparent Power of Attorney
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Instructions for completing Minor Forms 24-A and 24-B

Affidavit of Minor Form 24-A

Affidavit of Recipient of Notice of Minor's Intention to Receive an Abortion Form 24-B

Notice of Affidavits Form 24-C

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