Civil Protection Orders RCW 7.105
Disclaimer: The information on this web page is provided as a service and a convenience by the Douglas County Superior Court Clerk's Office. It is not intended as legal advice to any person.
Step One: Fill out all required protection order forms completely.
Step Two: File documents at any District or Superior Court Clerk's Office (with exception of Vulnerable Adult Protection Orders). If you are filing in Douglas County Superior Court you may file in person, in the mail, or electronically (see "File Documents Electronically" tab).
NOTE: Protection orders can no longer be filed in Municipal Court.
|Domestic Violence||Must allege existence of domestic violence against petitioner by an intimate partner or a family household member. Free.|
|Sexual Assault||Must allege existence of nonconsensual sexual conduct or nonconsensual sexual penetration that was committed against the petitioner by the respondent. Free.|
|Stalking||Must allege existence of stalking committed against the petitioner by the respondent. Free.|
|Vulnerable Adult||Must allege the person is a vulnerable adult and has been or has been threated to be abandoned, abused, financially exploited, or neglected. Cannot be filed in District Court. Free.|
|Anit-Harassment||Must allege existence of unlawful harassment committed against the petitioner by the respondent. $53 filing fee required unless Motion/Order Waiving Fees is filed.|
SAGE : Services include counseling, advocacy, emergency shelter, information & referral services, safety planning, protection order assistance, community education, support groups, and food, diaper, clothing, and hygiene products.
Crisis Hotline 509-663-7446
Teen Text Line 509-669-9652
VINE Link : Source for updated custody status and criminal case information. Register and stay informed.
Northwest Justice Project : Free legal assistance to address fundamental human needs such as housing, family safety, income security, health care. education, and more.
Volunteer Attorney Services : Free civil legal services to low-income persons of Chelan and Douglas counties.
National Domestic Violence Hotline : Provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence. Call/Chat/Text options available.
1-800-799-7233 or TTY 1-800-787-3224
Text "START" to 88788