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MOTION AND PAPERS FOR TEMPORARY ORDERS
ATTENTION: You may use the forms on this page if the following factors apply to your situation:
  • You or the other party have already filed, or at the same time you file these papers you will be filing, a petition for:
  • Divorce, legal separation, or annulment, OR
  • to establish Legal Decision Making (Custody) and/or parenting time, OR
  • to establish paternity and Legal Decision Making (Custody) and/or parenting time, and/or child support, AND,
  • You need a temporary court order for Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time, and/or child support while you wait for a final court order, AND/OR,
  • You or the other party filed for divorce, legal separation or annulment, and you need a temporary court order for spousal maintenance (alimony), division of property or debt, access to cash, and/or payment of attorney fees while you wait for a final court order.
  • You are the parent of a minor child(ren) for whom you asking for a temporary order for Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time and/or support, or you are not the parent but you are listed as a party on the petition for one of the actions listed above; AND
  • If you are asking for a temporary order for Legal Decision Making (Custody), parenting time, and/or child support, the minor child(ren) has/have either lived in Arizona for at least 6 consecutive months before the Petition was filed, or since birth if younger than 6 months old, or a lawyer has advised you that you could still pursue the case in Arizona at this time; AND
  • YOU MAY NOT USE THESE FORMS TO REQUEST TEMPORARY SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE IF YOU ARE NOT LEGALLY MARRIED.
These packets contain court forms and instructions about filing for temporary orders in family court cases involving minor children, and/or for temporary orders between spouses in matters of divorce, legal separation, or annulment.
Packets
Title File English Spanish
Motion and Papers for Temporary Orders - Instructions drt1i PDF PDF
Motion and Papers for Temporary Orders - Forms drt1f 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 that apply to your case*.
Instructions
Order Title File English Spanish
1 Instructions: How to Fill Out the Forms to Request Pre-Decree Temporary Orders drt10i PDF | Word PDF | Word
2 Procedures Filing The Motion and Court Papers for Temporary Orders drt10p PDF | Word PDF | Word
3 Joint Legal Decision Making (Custody) Guidelines 1 drcvg12h PDF | Word PDF | Word
4 Schedule of Basic Child Support Obligations(Abbreviated version) 2 drs10h-b PDF | Word PDF | Word
5 Instructions for Parents Worksheet for Child Support 2 drs12i PDF | Word PDF | Word
*Items marked with "1" are only required if you are requesting temporary Legal Decision Making (Custody) or parenting time.
 Items marked with "2" are only required if you are requesting temporary child support.
 Items marked with "3" are only required if you are requesting temporary spousal maintenance and/or attorney fees.
Forms
Order Title File English Spanish
1 Family Court/Sensitive Data Sheet in Cases with Minor Children drsds10f-C PDF | Word PDF | Word
2 Motion for Temporary Orders drt11f PDF | Word PDF | Word
3 Family Court Department Notice About Returns/Conferences drosc14f PDF | Word PDF | Word
4 Family Court Department Notice About Temporary Orders drosc11f PDF | Word PDF | Word
5 Affidavit of Financial Information 3 drosc13f PDF | Word PDF | Word
6 Parenting Plan 1 drcvg11f PDF | Word PDF | Word
7 Parent's Worksheet for Child Support 2 drs12f PDF | Word PDF | Word
8 Order to Appear drt12f PDF | Word PDF | Word
9 Temporary Orders drt82f PDF | Word PDF | Word

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