||Petition for Adoption - Child / Adult
To initiate a proceeding in the court for approval of an adoption of a child or adult.
||Consent to Adoption
Affidavit by the parent whose rights were not terminated consenting to the adoption of their biological child. Affidavit of a minor over 12 years of age consenting to their adoption by their stepparent.
||Order of Adoption
Order formally indicating the court's decision to grant the adoption petition.
|DHFS Form HCF5022
||Report of Adoption (not available on website)
Statistical form to amend birth certificate. It is to be noted (Wisconsin births only) that a check for $40 payable to the Bureau of Vital Statistics for the birth certificate must be paid on the day of the hearing. If more than one copy is desired, please include $3 for each additional copy.