Supreme Court

How to start or respond to a family law case in Supreme Court

Choose the correct guide

These guides include:

  • step-by-step instructions on how to start a family law case in Supreme Court,
  • step-by-step instructions on what to do if your spouse starts a family law case,
  • information about the law that applies to starting a family law case,
  • links to the blank forms you'll need, and
  • information about where to file or send the documents.

First, select the correct guide from the links below. Then read the step-by-step instructions. Once you're familiar with the instructions, you can open the forms and fill them out.

  • If you're applying for a family order, you're called the applicant.
  • If you're responding to an application for a family order, you're called the respondent.