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I'm looking to file for a divorce and wondered if I can use

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: I'm looking to file for a divorce and wondered if I can use a certified copy of my marriage certificate?
JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?
Customer: not yet
JA: Family Court normally sits in a local County and Magistrates' Court. Do you know the location of the court? If not, what county do you live in?
Customer: Coventry
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: not sure
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Lawyer21 replied 7 months ago.

Hi How Can I help?

Expert:  Lawyer21 replied 7 months ago.

The court is very strict on this. You will require the original marriage certificate or a duplicate of the original from the court where the marriage took place. If you are unable to obtain one if it is loss you will need to get a letter from the court where you got married.