Domestic Relations Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

703-246-3040
TTY 711

4110 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 202
Fairfax, VA 22030

Laura Harris,
Unit Director

Modify a Court Order

To change or modify a court order, a party must file a petition with the court requesting the change  

  • Call Domestic Relations for an appointment (703-246-3040)
  • Party must bring a copy of the original order to the appointment
  • A hearing is scheduled to determine if there has been a “material change in circumstances” since the prior order
  • Parties will be referred to Mediation to attempt to resolve the issues prior to the court hearing