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New Mexico Divorce

The New Mexico Family Law Center is a resource on divorce and family law in the State of New Mexico for non-lawyers and pro se litigants. Please let us know if we have omitted a link to an important state resource and we will gladly add it.

Courts and Community Resources

Lawyers and Divorce
Glossary of Family Law Terms
New Mexico State Judiciary
State Bar of New Mexico
New Mexico Supreme Court Law Library

State Statutory Resources

If you wish to review your State's Statutes or Code, click the link below:

New Mexico Statutes

Divorce Law

New Mexico allows no fault divorce based on incompatibility and New Mexico permits fault divorces. New Mexico is a community property state. The residency requirement is 6 months.

New Mexico Statutes - Chapter 40, Article 4

Marriage and Living Together Law

New Mexico Marriage License Requirements

Child Support

Child Support Explained
New Mexico Child Support Guidelines
New Mexico Child Support Enforcement
New Mexico Child Support Calculator - from ( is not affiliated with

Child Custody and Visitation Law

Child custody decisions are made based on the best interest of the child. A number of statutory factors are taken into account when courts make a custody decision.

New Mexico Statutes - Ch. 40 - Domestic Affairs
Child Custody FAQs - Law Help New Mexico
FAQ on Child Custody and Visitation
Child Custody Resources

Property Division

New Mexico is a community property state.

New Mexico Statutes - Ch. 40 - Domestic Affairs