How long to get a divorce in Costa Rica if live in Costa Rica?
The citizenship of the parties is not relevant, you can present
a divorce case as long as you bring to your country the proper
documents, (the marriage certificate in this case) duly legalized,
in order to be recognized by the local authorities.
For instance, if you got married in United States, with a Costa
Rican, you can get divorced in Costa Rica, if you bring the
marriage certificate duly consularized and translated.
If you get divorced abroad, and you want to inscribe the divorce
in Costa Rica, there is another process , where you inscribe a
foreign resolution before the Civil Registry.