You can use this service to apply for divorce in England and Wales.
You can only use this service to apply for a divorce for yourself. If you’re a solicitor or want to end a civil partnership you must apply by post.
It costs £550 to apply online or by post.
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Before you apply
To apply for a divorce you’ll need:
- your husband or wife’s full name and address
- your original marriage certificate or a certified copy (and a certified translation if it’s not in English)
- proof of your name change if you changed it since you got married - for example your marriage certificate or a deed poll
Help applying online
Apply by post
You can apply for a divorce by post by downloading and filling in a divorce application form D8 (‘divorce petition’).