Iowa Divorce Records Search

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Find Iowa Divorce Records

Iowa Divorce Records contain all publicly available documents relating to a couple's divorce in Iowa. Divorce Records searches reveal divorce papers filed in Iowa Courts and divorce certificates. The state of Iowa also maintains an index, known as the Iowa Divorce Index, which is available for public record searches of Divorce filings.

Find Iowa Divorce Records, including:
  • Free Iowa Divorce Records online
  • Copies of divorce decrees
  • Divorce certificate copies
  • Public Iowa divorce filings
  • Divorce background checks
Find Divorce Records in Iowa

Iowa Divorce Records are vital records that are available upon request from courts in Iowa. The information included in Divorce Records reveals the divorce date, the Iowa government office where the divorce was finalized, information about the couple, and the reason for the divorce. Sworn statements, financial documents, and any Iowa Court orders related to the separation may be available Iowa Divorce Records. In Iowa, some Divorce Records may only be available to the former spouses and their legal agents.

Where to find Iowa Divorce Records

Divorce decrees and certificates, as well as financial settlements, alimony filings, and orders for child custody may be requested from Iowa Vital Records Offices, Iowa Courts, Iowa Department of Health, and Iowa Clerk's Offices.

Iowa Divorce Index

The State of Iowa maintains divorce indexes containing information from divorce certificates and decrees, which while not legally binding documents, are useful for determining a person's marital status in Iowa. Iowa divorce indexes reveal information about the couple including name and age, marriage and divorce dates, number of children, and where in Iowa the divorce was granted.

Using Divorce Records

Iowa Divorce Records are required for a variety of use cases, including property transfers and settlements, filing for Iowa child support and alimony, and name changes. Certified divorce certificates may be required for getting remarried in Iowa, getting remarried in another country, and for immigration applications.