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Divorce Decree

Family Court - How to obtain a copy of a divorce decree

You may obtain a copy of a divorce decree by mailing your request along with the name of the case, the file number, and the fee to the court location and county where the divorce was filed. A certified copy is $16.00. A plain copy is $10.00.

If you do not know the file number or the location where the divorce was filed, you may contact the county the divorce was filed in by phone and obtain this information.

You may also go to the court location where the divorce was filed and obtain a copy of the decree in person.

For filings in Dakota County-Copies can be obtained from the court location where the divorce was originally filed:  Apple Valley, W. St. Paul, or Hastings.