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Important: Even if courts are closed, you can still file for a protection order and other emergency relief. See our FAQ on Courts and COVID-19.
Places that Help: Puerto Rico
Below is a list of courthouses where you can file for a protection order. (If you want to file for custody, divorce, or anything else, you may want to call the courthouse to make sure that the court we have listed is the proper courthouse.) At the courthouse, the clerk will provide you with the forms that you need to file. If you need assistance filling out the forms, the clerk may be able to give basic instructions, but the clerk usually cannot help you decide what information to write or give you any sort of advice. You will also find links to online forms at our PR Download Court Forms page. For further help, you may want to reach out to a local domestic violence program or a legal services organization. You can find links to both types of organizations on our PR Places that Help page.
Región Judicial de Aguadilla
P.O. Box 1010
70 Calle Progreso, al lado del Coliseo Luis T Díaz
Aguadilla, PR 00605-1010
San Sebastián: 787-896-1140; 787-896-1669
Región Judicial de Aibonito
P.O. Box 1449
Urb Reparto Robles, 150 Calle Turquesa
Aibonito, PR 00705
Región Judicial de Arecibo
P.O. Box 6005
553 Ave José A. Cedeño
Arecibo, PR 00613-6005
Ciales: 787-871-2400; Fax: 787-871-1993
Florida: 787-822-2450; Fax: 787-882-1967
Hatillo: 787-898-4230; Fax: 787-262-3297
Manatí: 787-854-5225, 787-854-2715; Fax: 787-854-6404
Morovis: 787-862-0490; Fax: 787-862-6579
Quebradillas: 787-895-2720; Fax: 787-895-8888
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