Legal Information: Indiana
Updated: November 24, 2021
What are the residency requirements for divorce in Indiana?
To file for divorce in Indiana, you or your spouse must have been:
- a resident of Indiana or stationed at a United States military installation in Indiana for at least six months immediately before filing for the divorce;1 and
- a resident of the county or stationed within the county for at least three months immediately before filing for the divorce.2
1 Indiana Code § 31-15-2-6(a)
2 Indiana Code § 31-15-2-6(b)
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