1. Please make sure to also include any supporting documentation (e.g. agreement, contract, promissory
note, relevant correspondence). Documents may be uploaded here.
2. There is a $200.00 non-refundable filing fee that must be submitted with this application. In the event
that the Chicago Rabbinical Council decides not to send out a hazmana or to take any action in this case,
the filing fee will be returned. This fee may be paid online here. by clicking Here. Please make sure to choose the Beth Din category when asked “How do you want to apply this
payment?” in order to avoid the 3% service fee.
You may submit your application and fee online or mail your application form (including all supporting
documentation) together with a check for the filing fee made out to the Chicago Rabbinical Council, 2701
West Howard Street, Chicago, Illinois 60645-1303.
3. The Rules and Procedures of the Beth Din are those of the Beth Din Zedek of the Chicago Rabbinical
Council and can be accessed online at by clicking Here. A hard copy of the Rules and Procedures can be obtained upon request.
Your application will be reviewed, and a response given shortly after receipt of the form.