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IF THERE IS ANY QUESTION in your mind concerning these forms, the use of these forms, or your legal rights, it is strongly recommended that the services of an attorney be obtained. If you do not know an attorney and you live in the Atlanta Area, you should contact the Atlanta Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service at 404-521-0777.   Otherwise, contact your local Bar Association.

If you are financially unable to afford the services of an attorney, you should contact the following organizations to see if you are eligible for their services:

  • Atlanta Legal Aid Society at 404-524-5811, or
  • Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
    at 404-521-0790

DUE TO THE CHANGING NATURE OF THE LAW, the forms and information contained in these packets may become outdated. Therefore, you should review and research statutes and rules of procedure referenced in the instructions to ensure that the forms are accurate and current.

IN NO EVENT will the Office of the Court Administrator, Clerk of Court or anyone contributing to the production of these forms, commentary, instructions, and appendices be liable for any indirect or consequential damages resulting from the use of the booklet.

USE THESE FORMS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THESE FORMS MAY OR MAY NOT BE APPROPRIATE IN YOUR PARTICULAR CASE. ANY DESIRED OUTCOME FROM THE USE OF THESE FORMS CANNOT BE PREDICTED OR GUARANTEED. IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU SEEK LEGAL ADVICE.


Annulment
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Annulment
Petition for Annulment
Acknowlegdement of Service and Waiver of Venue
Rule Nisi
Verification

Answer and Counterclaim
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Answer and Counterclaim
Answer and Counterclaim
Certificate of Service
Verification

Change of Custody and Child Support
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Change of Custody and Child Support
Petition for Change of Custody and Child Support
Consent to Change Custody and Child Support
Sample Visitation Schedule
Acknowledgment of Service and Waiver of Venue
Acknowledgment of Service and Waiver of Jurisdiction
Rule Nisi
Verification

Child Support Modification
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Modification of Child Support
Petition for Modification of Child Support
Verification
Rule Nisi

Contempt
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Motion for Contempt
Instructions for Response to Motion for Contempt
Motion for Contempt
Response to Motion for Contempt
Certificate of Service
Rule Nisi
Petitioner's Verification
Respondent's Verification

Divorce
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Divorce
Petition for Divorce
Final Judgment and Decree - Short Form
Consent to Trial in 31 Days
Acknowledgement of Service
Acknowledgment of Service and Waiver of Venue
Acknowledgment of Service and Waiver of Jurisdiction
Affidavit of Diligent Search
Sample Visitation Schedule
Rule Nisi
Verification
Definitions
Guide to Finalizing Uncontested matters

Income Deduction Order
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Income Deduction Order
Income Deduction Order for Petitioner to Pay Child Support
Income Deduction Order for Respondent to Pay Child Support
Income Deduction Order for Petitioner to Pay Alimony
Income Deduction Order for Respondent to Pay Alimony
Notice to Employer or Other Income Payor
Notice of Delinquency
Statement of Obligor's Rights, Remedies, and Duties
Georgia Income Withholding Order Website

Legitimation
Cover Sheet
Petition for Legitimation
Mother's Consent to Legitimation
Order for Legitimation
Acknowledgement of Service
Verification
Rule Nisi
Frequently Asked Questions

Modification of Visitation
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Modification of Visitation
Petition for Modification of Visitation
Rule Nisi
Verification

Name Change - Adult
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Adult Name Change
Petition for Adult Name Change
Final Decree for Adult Name Change
Notice of Petition for Adult Name Change
Verification for Adult Name Change

Name Change - Minor
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Name Change of Minor Child
Petition for Name Change of Minor Child
Final Decree for Name Change of Minor Child
Notice of Petition for Name Change of Minor Child
Consent to Name Change of Minor Child
Verification for Name Change of Minor Child

Poverty Affidavit
Cover Sheet
Poverty Affidavit
Order for Poverty Affidavit

Separation Agreement
Cover Sheet
Separation Agreement with Children
Separation Agreement without Children
Final Judgment and Decree - Short Form
Consent to Trial in 31 Days
Acknowledgement of Service
Sample Visitation Schedule

Voluntary Dismissal
Cover Sheet
Instructions for Voluntary Dismissal
Voluntary Dismissal Form
Certificate of Service







Family Division
Superior Court of Fulton County
**New Location until further notice**
160 Pryor Street, S.W.
2nd floor/Courtroom 2Q
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Office Number: 404-612-0505
Fax Number: 404-335-8659