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For information on matters such as custodial interference or parental kidnapping, please contact our Child Find Unit at 206-263-2117.


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Washington Administrative Code
Revised Code of Washington
King County District Court
King County Superior Court


Fees charged

ALERTFee increase 

Click on this link for fees effective January 25, 2021. Updated fees for restitutions in Seattle metro and elsewhere in King County found by clicking here.

Fees are payable in advance. Acceptable methods of payment are cash, check, or money order. Check or money order should be made payable to "King County Sheriff." At this time, we cannot accept credit, debit cards or 2nd party checks.

Contact or visit us at :

Civil Process Unit
King County Courthouse
516 Third Avenue, Room W-150
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 263-2600
Closed weekends and holidays.

 Please note:  Effective immediately our in-person lobby hours of operation are 10:00am to 2:00pm.