INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING IN FORMS
CAREFULLY READ THROUGH ALL OF THE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE
FILLING OUT ANY OF THE FORMS.
Use blue ink only to fill out the forms and neatly print the information requested.
Do not use white-out or other correction fluid/tape on the forms. Original documents
containing white-out will not be accepted by the Court.
INCORRECT OR INCOMPLETE DOCUMENTS MAY RESULT IN A DELAY IN
THE COURT PROCESSING THE PETITION OR MAY RESULT IN A DISMISSAL
OF THE CASE. IF THE CASE IS DISMISSED, PETITIONERS WOULD BE
REQUIRED TO FILE A NEW CASE AND PAY THE REQUIRED FEES.
Included in this packet are the following forms:
1. Civil Cover Sheet
2. Joint Petition for Summary Decree of Divorce without Minor Children
Form, Wife’s Verification with acknowledgement and Husband’s
Verification with acknowledgement
3. Affidavit of Resident Witness Form (this must be filled in and signed by a
witness for one of the Petitioners stating the witness declares that the
person has been present in the State of Nevada for six (6) weeks prior to
the filing of the documents.)
4. Joint Request for Submission Form
5. Decree of Divorce Form
6. Exhibit A Cover Sheet
The Penalty for making a false statement in an affidavit that is made under penalty of
perjury is a minimum of 1 year and a maximum of 4 years in prison, with the possibility of
an additional fine of $5,000.00 or more if authorized or required by statute.
See NRS 199.145