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Legal Information: Virginia

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
December 4, 2020

How much does a protective order for an act of violence, force, or threat cost?

Nothing. Filing for a protective order is free.1

1 Va. Code §§ 19.2-152.8(J); 19.2-152.9(E); 19.2-152.10(I)