National Records of Scotland

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Statutory Register of Dissolutions

Statutory Register of Dissolutions

The Statutory Register of Dissolutions of a Civil Partnership starts in 2007.

You can order an official extract from the register.

The amount of information on extract decree of dissolution of a civil partnership is limited.  You can expect to find the following:

  • names and addresses of both parties (the applicant and the respondent)
  • sheriff court
  • court reference number
  • date of decree of dissolution of the civil partnership
  • date of registration of the civil partnership
  • place of registration of the civil partnership

You can find out further information about the history of divorce in Scotland and related registers in the following research guides: