Register a Foreign (Out of State) Court Order for Custody, Legal Decision Making, Parenting Time or Visitation

You may use the forms on this page if the following factors apply to your situation :
  • You have a court order from another state regarding custody, legal decision making, parenting time, or non-parent visitation of minor children, AND,
  • You want to register the order so that you may now or in the future ask the Arizona court to enforce or modify the order,
  • For Arizona to have the power to change the order either:
    • All parties have moved from the state where the order was issued or the court where the order was issued determines that it no longer has jurisdiction to modify the order or that Arizona would be a more convenient forum,
    • You understand that in order to enforce the order, the child(ren) must be in Arizona, or will be in Arizona in the near future,
    • You understand that the Court is required by Arizona law to serve notice of your request to register the order in Arizona to the other parties in the case,
    • You understand that the other parties in the case have a right to request a hearing to object to registering the order in Arizona.

Register a Foreign (Out of State) Court Order for Custody, Legal Decision Making, Parenting Time or Visitation - Forms and Instructions - drfoc1

Download Packet Descargar todos los formularios
or download instructions and forms individually
How to Complete All Forms - drfoc10i
What to Do After You Have Completed All Forms - drfoc10p
Family Court Sensitive Data Sheet - drsds10f-c
Request to Register Foreign Order - drfoc11f
Affidavit to Register a Foreign Custody Order - drfoc12f
Affidavit regarding Minor Children to Register Foreign Custody Order - drfoc13f
Five Year Residential History for Additional Children - drfoc13f-b

The files included within the Law Library Resource Center's website are copyrighted. Users have permission to use the files, forms, and information for any lawful purpose. The files and forms are not intended to be used to engage in the unauthorized practice of law. The Court assumes no responsibility and accepts no liability tor actions taken by the users of these documents, including reliance on their contents. All files are under continual revision. If you are not using these forms right away, or if you plan to use them repeatedly, we strongly recommend that you check the site regularly to determine whether the files you are using have been updated.

  This page was last updated on: