The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Office of Vital Statistics, has statewide divorce records on file from June, 1958 to the present. To access Kentucky divorce records before June, 1958, you should contact the Circuit Clerk in the county in which the dissolution of marriage was granted. (See the list at the end of the next section.)
How To Access Kentucky Divorce Records
You may access divorce records in Kentucky for yourself or for another person as long as you provide the required information about both parties on the document and pay the appropriate processing fee. Same day orders are often possible for walk in requests at the Frankfort, Kentucky Office of Vital Statistics. Mail records requests may take up to 30 business days to process, but expedited service for an additional fee is usually available.