New Mexico Residency Requirements
At least one spouse must have resided in New Mexico for at least 60 days immediately before the divorce is filed.
Grounds For Divorce
New Mexico is a no-fault divorce state. In a New Mexico divorce, the no-fault ground for dissolution of marriage is based on incompatibility.
Filing Your New Mexico Divorce
The basic steps for filing your divorce are as follows:
- Review and sign the documents.
- File the divorce documents with the Clerk of the District Court.
- A Judge will sign the Final Decree of Dissolution of Marriage finalizing your divorce.
Division of property & debt, child parenting plan (including child support, visitation and custody), spousal support, and more are covered.
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Where to find Blank State Forms
If you prefer to complete your forms on your own, they can be directly downloaded from the New Mexico Courts at no cost using these links: