Online Divorce
in New York

  • Divorce papers ready to download in 2 business days
  • Step-by-step filing instructions with 24/7 customer support
  • Affordable and convenient
Divorce in New York is quick and easy
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Can you and your spouse agree to the division of property, debts and all child related issues?

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  • Divorce papers ready to download in 2 business days
  • Step-by-step filing instructions with 24/7 customer support
  • Affordable and convenient

How it works?

Step 1

Qualify for divorce

Confirm our product will work for your situation


Step 2

Provide your case details

Provide the information required through our easy to use questionnaire


Step 3

Get your papers

Review forms and make unlimited changes before finalizing documents


Step 4

File for divorce

Papers come with comprehensive filing instructions

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New York Divorce Online

A fast and cheap option, ideal for uncontested divorces. Clear and transparent process of selection and submission of documents to the court.

$139
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  • You work with all documents online from any place convenient for you;
  • Flat rate to access all forms;
  • No hidden fees;
  • Intuitive and straightforward platform interface with detailed instructions;
  • The service is much cheaper than even the most affordable lawyers in New York.

Divorce With a Lawyer

The traditional divorce process requires the parties to have lawyers who represent their interests in court.

  • Litigation is the most energy-intensive divorce option;
  • Lawyers provoke even more drama because they want to win in court at any cost;
  • Spouses have to adjust to the lawyer’s schedule;
  • The atmosphere at court hearings negatively affects minor children;
  • New York divorce lawyers typically charge $305 — $380 per hour.

We can help you if

  • You have kids
  • You are currently pregnant
  • You and your spouse have common property or debts
  • Your spouse is missing
  • You know nothing about the divorce process
  • You have disagreements with your spouse
  • You are in a same-sex marriage
  • You need help filing with the court
We can help you if
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Timely response getting the forms and easy downloads. Patience is the keeper to getting through the process. Thank you DivorceOnLine.

Janice M W.
New York
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I had a lot of anxiety about filling out the paperwork myself to the point where I put it off for almost 5 years. I found this site and it made everything so easy. I had to call customer service about a couple of questions I didn't know how to answer and they were informative and helpful.

Emily M.
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All questions were very straightforward and everything was easy to navigate through

John R.
Queens

Benefits of New York Divorce Online

Save money Save money

Cost effective solution designed to support you without lawyer fees

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Up-to-date forms and instructions for your specific court to ensure success

Easy to follow online process Easy to follow online process

Our intelligent engine gives you specific instructions for your situation

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We can handle court filings and serving your spouse

Online customer Support Online customer Support

Our dedicated customer care team provides instructions throughout the process

Access to attorneys for legal questions Access to attorneys for legal questions

We can connect you with independent licensed attorneys in your state to answer questions about your case

Post divorce support Post divorce support

Expert-guided post-divorce support to help you happily move on with your life

Wrap around support Wrap around support

Additional support services to help you navigate divorce — help with kids, the house, financial matters and more

Our services *Services available after registration.

Expedited Service Expedited Service
  • Get your divorce papers within 30 minutes after divorce interview
  • Expedited phone and email support for any questions, changes or updates.

Court Filing Service Court Filing Service
  • Initiate Case with Court
  • Effortlessly Serve Your Spouse
  • Finalize Divorce
*Service available after registration. Service cost is $49.

How long does it take to get a divorce in New York

How long does it take to get a divorce in New York

Naturally, the duration of a divorce in New York State directly depends on the type of divorce. So, for example, if we are talking about an uncontested divorce, then on average, it takes up to three months. On the other hand, if we are talking about contested divorce, it can last nine months or longer, depending on the nature of the dispute.

As for the waiting period, once the petitioner has filed for divorce in New York, there is no official waiting period before the judge finalizes the case.

The time a couple spends filing for a divorce depends on two things: the court’s workload and how quickly the defendant can return the necessary copies of the documents to the applicant. This is why some uncontested divorces end in five or six weeks, while others can take up to six months.

Since there is no waiting period in New York State, an uncontested divorce takes about three months on average. But, of course, if there are issues on which the parties disagree, this can make the divorce process longer.

How long does it take to get a divorce in New York

Residency Requirements in NY

There are several conditions under which spouses can meet residency requirements in New York:

  • The wedding ceremony took place in New York. Moreover, at least one of the spouses lived for at least one year in New York before filing for divorce;
  • The couple lived together in New York, and at least one of them was a resident of the state for at least a full year before filing for divorce;
  • The reason for filing the divorce papers was in New York, and both spouses were New Yorkers at the time;
  • If the spouses were not married in New York and never lived as husband and wife in the state, one of the spouses must have lived in New York State at some time and also lived there for at least two years before divorcing.
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