Instructions.pdf
     Detailed instructions on how to complete the forms, number of copies needed, how to file at the court, and arrange for service on all required parties.

​      If you are seeking guardianship of a Native American child, pay special attention to pages 10-12 in the Instructions regarding your obligation to comply with the Indian Child Welfare Act ("ICWA") requirements.

     There are video instructions at:

     https://www.courts.ca.gov/1212.htm


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