Oklahoma Online Divorce
How to File Your Own Divorce in Oklahoma
Outlined below is some background information you should know about filing for a divorce in Oklahoma. Once you become acquainted with this information, you can take our quiz to see if you qualify for the Oklahoma online divorce.

Using our online divorce is a quick and easy way to get all the completed documents you need in order to file for your own, uncontested divorce, while avoiding having to pay exorbitant attorney fees.

Residency Requirements

Every state has a set of residency requirements that must be met by the filing spouse in order for the court to have jurisdiction over the divorce proceedings. If you don't meet the residency requirements of the state you're trying to file in, the case may get dismissed by the court. The residency requirements in Oklahoma are as follows:

  • Either the plaintiff or the defendant in an action for divorce must have been an actual resident, in good faith, of the state, for six (6) months immediately preceding the filing of the petition
  • Any person who has been a resident of any United States army post or military reservation within the State of Oklahoma, for six (6) months next preceding the filing of the petition, may bring action for divorce or may be sued for divorce

  • (Oklahoma Statutes - Title 43 - Sections: 102 and 103)

Grounds for Divorce

There are also grounds each state will allow you to file under when filing for a divorce. The ground for divorce is the reason that you and your spouse are filing for a divorce. The following are the grounds for divorce in Oklahoma:

  • No Fault:
    • Incompatibility
  • Fault:
    • Abandonment for one year
    • Adultery
    • Impotency
    • When the wife at the time of her marriage, was pregnant by another than her husband
    • Extreme cruelty
    • Fraudulent contract
    • Habitual drunkenness
    • Gross neglect of duty
    • Imprisonment
    • Insanity for a period of five years

    (Oklahoma Statutes - Title 43 - Sections: 101)

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