The Tennessee Courts website has some of the forms you might need, including:
Petition for Order of Protection
You can use this form to ask a judge for a Protection Order.
Ex Parte Order of Protection
This is a form a judge fills out and gives to you, if s/he gives you a Temporary Protection Order.
- Order of Protection
This is a form a judge fills out and gives to you, is s/he gives you an Extended Protection Order.
Dismissal of Order of Protection
This is a form a judge fills out, if s/he does not give you a Protection Order.
You may also find the forms by calling or visiting the civil clerk at the courthouse in your area. To find the courthouse in your area, go to Courthouse Locations.
Someone in a domestic violence agency in your area may be able to help you get the forms and also help you through the process. To find an agency in your area, go to TN Advocates and Shelters.