eFile Texas Divorce - Step by Step
File for Divorce
1. File Petition
This gets you started, if you do not have a case number yet.
2. Give your spouse a legal notice
You must give your spouse legal notice and you cannot simply email documents to your spouse.
3. File remaining documents
Not all courts accept these documents via eFile but most do:
Note: While eFiling, it is not uncommon that the filings get rejected. We kindly ask for your understanding, as document rejections can occur due to various factors like missing information, incorrect formatting, outdated documents, documents' size, etc. The court filing fees deducted from the account will be returned back to the account within 3 to 10 business days, depending on financial policies of the banks/credit companies.