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Family Law E-Filing

On May 26th, 2020, the San Diego Superior Court (the Court) began allowing electronic filing (e-filing) for certain Family Law matters that were initiated after August 24, 2015.

Effective June 1, 2022, regardless of when a case was initiated, attorneys and the public will be able to file documents electronically in Family Law case actions for divorce, legal separation, annulment, parentage, child custody, visitation, support (child and spousal), and family related issues.

Click here for more information on exceptions to what can be eFiled.

Links to eFiling

Click Here to go to the Odyssey eFileCA website.

Online Help

Tyler Technologies offers the "Guide and File" on-line service that provides user-friendly forms preparation. Required forms can be prepared online by simply answering a series of interview questions. The option to print the forms, or eFile them, is offered at the completion of the interview.

The following Family interviews are now available:

  • Divorce, Legal Separation or Nullity – Initial Petition
  • Divorce, Legal Separation or Nullity – Amended Petition
  • Divorce, Legal Separation or Nullity – Response
  • Income & Expense Declaration
  • Notice of Change of Address or Oher Contact Information
  • Petition to Establish Parentage or Custody and Support
  • Proof of Service of Summons
  • Request for Order

By selecting the link below, you will be transferred from the Superior Court of California, County of San Diego's website to an external website, maintained by Tyler Technologies, a private company.

Guide and File

Reference Materials

Refer to the Electronic Filing Requirements, and Frequently Asked Questions below for additional information.

Electronic Filing and Imaging General Order
Electronic Filing Requirements
Family Law eFiling FAQs