We take a question-and-answer approach to creating legal documents.  We believe that this approach helps to make the process as efficient and accurate as possible.   In this regard, we ask that you fill out the questions below that apply to you as thoroughly as possible before we meet.  Your answers will provide us with essential information and assist us with identifying the issues we should discuss with you.  Please contact us if you have any questions concerning this questionnaire. 

YOUR INFORMATION
Name *
Name
Provide the full name that is on your marriage certificate.
Are there any other names that you are known by?
Phone (Home)
Phone (Home)
Phone (Work)
Phone (Work)
Address
Address
Date of Birth
Date of Birth
Indicate the month and year you came to British Columbia to live (if applicable). At least one spouse must have resided in BC for a minimum of one year before starting a divorce proceeding. If you were born in B.C., simply state born in BC.
SPOUSE'S INFORMATION
Full Name
Full Name
Full name as set out in your marriage certificate.
Address of Spouse
Address of Spouse
Spouse's Date of Birth
Spouse's Date of Birth
Provide the month and year when he or she moved to B.C. If he or she was born in BC, state "born here."
RELATIONSHIP INFORMATION
Approximate date (month/year) you started to live with your ex-spouse in a marriage-like relationship.
Date of Marriage
Date of Marriage
You will need to provide us with the original of your official marriage certificate. We are required to file the marriage certificate with the court forms in order to start your desk order divorce. If you need us to order one for you, please let us know.
Date of Separation *
Date of Separation
When did you start living separate and apart from each other?
CHILDREN'S INFORMATION (if applicable)
If there are no children of the marriage, please skip this section. A child of the marriage includes both children under the age of 19 and children over the age of 19 but unable by reason of illness, disability, or full-time school to become financially independent. If there are more than 4 children, add them to the text box at the end of the form.
Child 1 Full Name
Child 1 Full Name
Date of Birth of Child 1
Date of Birth of Child 1
Child 2
Child 2
Date of Birth of Child 2
Date of Birth of Child 2
Child 3
Child 3
Date of Birth of Child 3
Date of Birth of Child 3
Child 4
Child 4
Date of Birth of Child 4
Date of Birth of Child 4
List any children other than the 4 above and provide the same details as above.
Provide their full name, birth date, and relationship to you and your spouse.
Please describe. You will need to provide us with a copy of the agreement or order.
You only have to fill this in if there are children of the marriage. This is your income from line 150 of your most recent income tax return. You will need to provide us with a copy of your most recent income tax return and Notice of Assessment. Your gross annual income is used to calculate the amount of child support payable under the Federal Child Support Guidelines.
You only have to fill this in if there are children of the marriage. It is the amount from Line 150 of your spouse's most recent income tax return.
Include the amount, who is paying it, and how often.
Child support arrears are past support payments that are supposed to be paid by one parent to another under a court order or agreement, but have not been paid. Include the amount, when the payments stopped, and what steps have been taken to collect arrears. You will need to provide us with a copy of any agreement or court order regarding the terms of payment.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Please let us know if you have any questions or would like to provide us with any additional information in the space below.
This is optional but will be necessary if you would like to remarry in the future. The court filing fee for a Certificate of Divorce is $40.