Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
The availability of remote services vary by office and department.

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Additional Resources

Washington Law Help
Self-help legal information pertinent to various statewide matters, including resources in other languages.

Vital Statistics - Washington State

For Washington State certified birth certificates, death certificates, marriage certificates and divorce certificates. 

Administrative Office of the Courts

Washington State Courts; court directories, FORMS, opinions, self-help, state law library, LEGAL RESEARCH ON THE INTERNET, and much more. 

Columbia Legal Services

Provides low-income people and potential clients with basic information about Columbia Legal Services as well as links to related civil equal justice delivery and support web sites.  

Northwest Justice Center

Self Help Materials, Forms and Tools; CLEAR (Coordinated Legal Education, Advice and Referral Service); Free Legal Assistance for Low-Income and Senior Citizens for Civil Problems. 

Thurston County Bar Association

Includes a listing of Thurston County Bar Association members and areas of practice as well as links to other information for lawyers and the public.

Washington State Bar Association

Information for the Public and Attorneys: Services, Licensing and Admissions, and Continuing Legal Education.

Thurston County Superior Court

Local Court Rules and information about the Thurston County Superior Court.

U.S. Courts  

Includes information and forms for Eastern and Western Washington U.S. District Courts and Bankruptcy Courts.