Can I Get a Divorce If I’m Not a U.S. Citizen?

Category: Divorce Process

Yes, you can get a divorce in Texas even if you are not a U.S. citizen. You just have to meet the same requirements as anyone else getting a divorce in Texas:

  • At least one party to the divorce must be a Texas resident for at least six months prior to the filing of the petition for divorce,
  • At least one party to the divorce must have lived in the county where the divorce was filed for at least 90 days prior to the filing the petition for divorce.
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