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TO GET A COURT ORDER FOR CUSTODY, CHILD SUPPORT
  • You or the other party filed a petition to establish, Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time and child support AND,
  • You have attended the Parenting Information Program (PIP) and have filed your certificate of attendance with the Clerk of the Court, AND,
  • You (and the other party if you are proceeding by consent) have completed the court papers about Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time, and child support AND,
  • You are ready to complete the court papers about the final order AND,
  • You are going to a default hearing, or you both agree on the settlement terms of the court case, or you are going to a trial on what you disagree about.
This packet contains court forms and instructions about getting the court order establishing Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time, and support. Be sure the documents are in the following order:

Packets contain ALL forms and ALL instructions needed for this process. Where there are separate packets for Instructions and Forms, get BOTH packets.

Packets
Title File English Spanish
To Get a Court Order For Legal Decision Making (Custody), Parenting Time and Child Support - Instructions DRCV8i PDF PDF
To Get a Court Order For Legal Decision Making (Custody), Parenting Time and Child Support - Forms DRCV8f PDF PDF

The individual forms and instructions below are already included in the Packet(s) above. If you choose to download the documents individually, make sure you get ALL of the instructions and ALL of the forms. Be sure the documents are in the following order:

Instructions
Order Title File English Spanish
1 Instructions on completing Order Establishing Legal Decision Making (Custody), Parenting Time and Child Support drcv81i PDF PDF
2 Joint Legal Decision Making (Custody) Guidelines drcvg12h PDF PDF
3 Instructions to Complete Parent's Worksheet drs12i PDF PDF
4 Schedule of Basic Child Support Obligations (Abbreviated version) drs10h-b PDF PDF
Forms
Order Title File English Spanish
1 Order Establishing Legal Decision Making (Custody), Parenting Time and Child Support drcv81f PDF PDF
2 Parenting Plan drcvg11f PDF PDF
3 Parent's Worksheet drs12f PDF PDF
4 Current Employer Information drs88f PDF PDF
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