Free Online Option
to Fill Out the Forms to
Request a Domestic
Violence Restraining Order
The San Bernardino Superior
Court offers you this free online program to fill out the forms to request or
respond to a Domestic Violence Restraining Order. This program will NOT fill
out the forms for a Civil Harassment Restraining Order. (Civil Harassment
applies when there is no romantic or close family relationship between the
You will be asked a series of
questions about your situation. Be sure to answer each question, since ALL the
information is needed to fill out the forms completely.
Depending upon your situation,
it may take you from 15 minutes to 2 hours to answer all the questions. If you
have children and are asking for child or spousal support and want to fill out
the Income & Expense Declaration online, the process will take you in the
range of 2 hours.
If you create an account, you
can save your answers and come back to it at any time. Creating an account is
NOT REQUIRED to use the program.
Please note that the system will
time you out at 2 hours, possibly without a warning. If you have created an
account, your answers will be saved. However, if you did not create an account,
then you will have to re-do your work.
At the end of the questions, you
will be able to save your documents in order to send them to the courthouse
over the internet. This is a free service and can save you one trip to
If you don’t want to send your
forms over the internet, you can still print your completed document to take to
the courthouse for filing. You can also easily email the forms to someone to
print them out for you.
To Complete Your Forms Using
this Free Online Program, CLICK
Once Your Forms Are Completed,
You Can Send Them To The Courthouse Over the Internet, CLICK
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