Attend the hearing scheduled by the court. The hearing will be scheduled 21 days from the date the judge issues or denies the order.
If the judge issues a GVRO, ask a law enforcement officer to serve the order on the subject of the petition.
Complete and submit the petition and other necessary paperwork.
Note: If you need assistance, all Superior Courts in California have self-help centers that can provide you with assistance.
Request a petition from your local Superior Court or download online.