Minor Guardianship Without Consent
This form may be helpful if you want to ask the court to appoint you as the guardian of a minor child when the child’s living parents or other interested parties do not consent to the guardianship. An interested party might be 1.) adults the child has lived with during the past sixty (60) days, and 2.) the child if they are 14 years old or older.
What are the qualifications?
- At least one or more of the living parents or interested parties does not consent to the guardianship of the minor child.
We recommend you set aside 2 hours to complete all forms. Representing yourself in court should not be taken lightly, and there are many reasons why hiring an attorney is a good idea. If you do choose to represent yourself, click here for what you need to know.
We’ve provided instructions on how to complete these forms on your own but representing yourself in court should not be taken lightly, and there are many reasons why hiring an attorney is a good idea. In fact, we suggest that even if you use the forms provided on this site that you still talk with an attorney before submitting them to a court to get the best result possible.
Review the Minor Guardianship-No Consent Instructions attached below. You will use these instructions to complete the Minor Guardianship-No Consent court form(s).
Complete the Minor Guardianship-No Consent forms packet attached below. There are additional forms attached that may be needed for filing. You will find an asterisk (*) in front of these forms.
Once the court approves your filed forms, you may need to take more steps. Review the resources in this section for help and information.
- descriptionMinor Guardianship-No Consent Instructions download_for_offline
- descriptionMinor Guardianship-No Consent Forms download_for_offline
- description*Minor Guardianship Application Instructions download_for_offline
- description*Minor Guardianship Application Form download_for_offline
- description*Consent When Minor Is Over 14 Years Instructions download_for_offline
- description*Consent When Minor Is Over 14 Years Form download_for_offline
- description*CHINS Disclosure Instructions download_for_offline
- description*CHINS Disclosure Forms download_for_offline