Petitions for guardianship of an adult are filed in the District Court. Click here for more District Court information.
Legal Disclaimer: Please note these are not official court forms. These forms and instructions were designed to assist in most but not all cases and should not be considered legal advice. Not all forms may apply to your situation. Only a lawyer can give you advice about your specific case. Click here for help finding a lawyer.
Please read the instructions before filling out any forms:
Filing a Guardianship Petition
- Affidavit of Indigency and Request for Waiver of Filing Fees and all Fees Associated Therewith. You can get a copy of this form from the District Court clerk’s office. This form can also be found on the Wyoming Judicial Branch website. (Click on "Family Law" and see Packet 10)
- Civil Cover Sheet (This is an official court form and required by every person filing an action in a Wyoming Court)
- Petition for Appointment of Guardian for an Adult
- Summons and Return
- Consent or Nomination of Guardian
Other Options for Service
Asking for a Hearing Date
NOTE: Individual courts have different policies on scheduling, so it is important to contact the court where your case is filed to determine when and how to schedule your appearance in front of the Judge. Your court may have forms to request a hearing date, or you can fill out these forms to request a hearing date:
At the Hearing
After the Court Appoints a Guardian