"Decrees absolute (1858 to present)
"Find the decree absolutea document finalising a divorce to obtain legal proof of a divorce in England or Wales by requesting a search (£There may be a charge for accessing this information. Searching indexes may be free.) of the Central Index of Decrees Absolute. To do so, download Form D440 from Her Majesty's Courts and Tribunals Service website and post it to the Principal Registry of the Family Division."