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Divorce Decrees

How can I obtain a copy of my divorce decree?

In order to obtain a copy of a divorce decree, you may come in person to the Office of the Westchester County Clerk, Legal Division with proper identification such as a valid driver's license or passport. You must be a party to the action or the attorney of record in order to access a divorce file. If you are not a party or the attorney of record, you must obtain a notarized release from one of the parties to the action. The fee for a certified copy of the divorce decree is $5.00 which can be paid in cash, by check or money order, or by American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa. If you wish to mail your request, please enclose a check or money order payable to the "Westchester County Clerk" in the amount of $10.00 ($5.00 for index number search if an index number is not provided and a $5.00 certification fee). We do not accept cash or credit card payments by mail. Your request should be in the form of a letter which has your signature notarized and includes the names of both parties and the approximate date of divorce. Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your request. 

Questions?  Call us at (914)995-3071 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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April 21, 2015

Mobile Passport Outreach - Pelham Town Hall
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
34th 5th Avenue, Pelham


May 6, 2015

Naturalization Ceremony
2 p.m.
Daronco Courthouse, White Plains

Visiting Our Office?

To visit our office, enter through the Richard J. Daronco Courthouse located at 111 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. in White Plains. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., excluding official holidays.