Where do I file for divorce in CT?

Please see the list of Connecticut Judicial District Courts and contact information below.

Ansonia-Milford Judicial District
Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Milford*, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, West Haven* (*Towns may also use New Haven Judicial District)

For residents of Bethany, Milford, West Haven or Woodbridge, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of New Haven or the judicial district of Ansonia- Milford

For Southbury, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Ansonia-Milford or the judicial district of Waterbury.

Danbury Judicial District
Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, New Fairfield, Newtown, Redding, Ridgefield and Sherman

Fairfield Judicial District
Bridgeport, Fairfield, Monroe, Stratford and Trumbull

For Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport or Wilton, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Stamford-Norwalk or the judicial district of Fairfield.

Hartford Judicial District
Avon, Bloomfield, Burlington, Canton, East Granby, East Hartford, East Windsor, Enfield, Farmington, Glastonbury, Granby, Hartford, Manchester, Marlborough, Simsbury, South Windsor, Suffield, West Hartford, Windsor and Windsor Locks.

For residents of Avon, Canton, Farmington or Simsbury, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of New Britain.

For residents of Manchester, East Windsor, South Windsor or Enfield, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of Tolland

For Newington, Rocky Hill or Wethersfield, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of New Britain (some exceptions).

For residents of Cromwell, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of Middlesex.

Litchfield Judicial District
Barkhamsted, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Canaan, Colebrook, Cornwall, Goshen, Hartland, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford, New Milford, Norfolk, North Canaan, Roxbury, Salisbury, Sharon, Thomaston, Torrington, Warren, Washington and Winchester

For Watertown or Woodbury, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Waterbury or the judicial district of Litchfield.

Meriden Judicial District
*See New Haven

Middlesex Judicial District
Chester, Clinton, Cromwell*, Deep River, Durham, East Haddam, East Hampton, Essex, Haddam, Killingworth, Middlefield, Middletown, Old Saybrook, Portland and Westbrook.

For residents of Cromwell, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of Middlesex.

New Britain Judicial District
Berlin, Bristol, Burlington, New Britain, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington, Newington*, Rocky Hill*, Wethersfield*

For residents of Avon, Canton, Farmington or Simsbury, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of New Britain.

For residents of Plymouth, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of New Britain or the judicial district of Waterbury.

For Newington, Rocky Hill or Wethersfield, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of New Britain (some exceptions).

New Haven Judicial District
Bethany*, Branford, Chesire, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, Meriden, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Wallingford and Woodbridge*.

Plaintiff can elect to file at New Haven or Meriden.

For residents of Bethany, Milford, West Haven or Woodbridge, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of New Haven or the judicial district of Ansonia- Milford.

New London Judicial District
Bozrah, Colchester, East Lyme, Franklin, Griswold, Groton, Lebanon, Ledyard, Lisbon, Lyme, Montville, New London, North Stonington, Norwich, Old Lyme, Preston, Salem, Sprague, Stonington, Voluntown and Waterford.

Plaintiff can elect to file in either New London or Norwich.

Norwich Judicial District
*See New London.

Stamford-Norwalk Judicial District
Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport and Wilton. (All towns may also use Fairfield J.D.)

For residents of Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport or Wilton, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Stamford-Norwalk or the judicial district of Fairfield.

Tolland Judicial District
Andover, Bolton, Columbia, Coventry, Ellington, Hebron, Mansfield, Somers, Stafford, Tolland, Union, Vernon and Willington.

For residents of Manchester, East Windsor, South Windsor or Enfield, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Hartford or the judicial district of Tolland.

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Waterbury Judicial District
Middlebury, Naugatuck, Prospect, Southbury, Waterbury, Watertown*, Wolcott and Woodbury* (* may also use Litchfield J.D.   Southbury may also use Ansonia-Milford J.D.)

For residents of Plymouth, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of New Britain or the judicial district of Waterbury.

For Southbury, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Ansonia-Milford or the judicial district of Waterbury.

For Watertown or Woodbury, the action may be filed at the option of the plaintiff to either the judicial district of Waterbury or the judicial district of Litchfield.

Windham Judicial District
Ashford, Brooklyn, Canterbury, Chaplin, Eastford, Hampton, Killingly, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam, Scotland, Sterling, Thompson, Willimantic, Windham and Woodstock.

Note: Court locations in Putnam and Willimantic.