Affidavit of Non-Military Service

You need an affidavit of nonmilitary service when you are suing or taking other action against another individual. Collections actions, foreclosures, car repossessions, real estate evictions, storage rental terminations, domestic relations cases, child support cases or contract disputes are all common examples of situations when you would need and affidavit.

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) protects people in the military, and this law can impact your ability to file suit against them. The law was created to cut down on distractions for servicemembers on active duty.

Affidavit as to military service
Sample Affidavit of Nonmilitary Service for DC

Same Form, Different Names

Before the court will proceed, you must prove that the defendant doesn’t have SCRA protection by showing the judge an affidavit of nonmilitary service.

This form also may have other names:

  • Military affidavit
  • Nonmilitary affidavit
  • Affidavit pursuant to the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
  • SCRA affidavit

You want to get an affidavit of nonmilitary service that says you have done a careful investigation and that the person is (or is not) in active military service. The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Centralized Verification Service (SCRACVS) provides these affidavits of nonmilitary service.

We Handle All Forms

Some courts require you to use their forms. We also have most of these at the SCRACVS. If  your local court needs special forms we don’t have, you can forward copies to us and we will complete, sign, notarize and return them to you.

The data we provide you will be for the current date. For example, if you ask for an affidavit of nonmilitary service, we will supply a form verifying the person’s military status for the date you request it. If you want to know the person’s status on an earlier date, you enter that earlier date when asked. If you need a span of time more than one year, you will need verifications for each year. There are no records prior to Oct. 1, 1985.

Get Your Affidavit of Nonmilitary Service, Fast

SCRACVS can easily and quickly provide you with the data and forms you need. Simply supply whatever information you have — name, address, date of birth, Social Security number, etc. We deliver the documents you need within 24 hours, guaranteed. The search cost is $36.40, and an affidavit of nonmilitary service is $20. If you have any questions or need extra support, feel free to contact us.

Don’t let litigation drag on and run up a bill. Trust SCRACVS to get you the affidavit of nonmilitary service you need to move forward now. To obtain your affidavit of nonmilitary service, register or login.

Attorney Roy Kaufmann serves as the Director of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act Centralized Verification Service, located in Washington, D.C. As a recognized authority on the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Mr. Kaufmann has published hundreds of articles and hosted many webinars. His teachings help law firms and businesses to remain compliant with the SCRA rules and regulations so as to avoid costly fines.