INTERPRETER INFORMATION

Island County Superior Court Language Assistance Plan

Island County Superior Court Administration will schedule and appoint an interpreter for persons who are a participant in a proceeding by having been subpoenaed, summoned, or otherwise requested by the court to appear per RCW 2.42 (hearing impaired) and RCW 2.43 for criminal cases.

In civil proceedings the cost of providing the interpreter is the responsibility of the non-English speaking person, unless the person is indigent and demonstrates indigence to the court. Please see links below to request a waiver of interpreter fees:

Instructions to Request Interpreter at Public Expense

Motion to Request Interpreter

Order Authorizing Waiver of Intepreter Fees

 

Instructions to Request Interpreter Translated in Spanish

Motion to Request Interpreter Translated in Spanish

Order Authorizing Waiver of Interpreter Fees Translated in Spanish

Sealed Financial Source Documents Translated in Spanish

Instructions to Request Interpreter Translated in Tagalog

Motion to Request Interpreter Translated in Tagalog

Order Authorizing Waiver of Interpreter Fees Translated in Tagalog

Sealed Financial Source Documents Translated in Tagalog

 

If you need any information or assistance to request an interpreter, please contact Superior Court Administration Office at (360) 679-7361.