Local Court Rules

Current Local Court Rules (PDF)

Local Court Rules for Snohomish County effective September 1, 1989, including Amendments effective September 1, 2022.


Amended Emergent Local Court Rules - Effective September 6, 2022:

SCLCR Rule 7 (b)(10)(a) Motions and Other Papers - Table A - AMENDED-Post Comment Period

SCLCR Rule 7 (b) (2) (d) (12) Motions for Revision of Commissioner’s Order - AMENDED-Post Comment Period

SCLSPR Rule 95 Civil Protections Order Trials. Extreme Risk, Sexual Assault, and Vulnerable Adult Protections Order Proceedings – AMENDED-Post Comment Period 

Amended Emergent Local Court Rules - Effective September 16, 2022:

SCLSCCAR 7.1 Request for Trial De Novo - AMENDED-Post Comment Period


Amended Emergent Local Court Rules - Effective November 18, 2022:

SCLGR 30.A Digital Signatures - RESCINDED


Amended Emergent Local Court Rules - Effective January 1, 2023, Post Comment period:

SCLR Rule 40 (d)(1) Manner of Trial - AMENDED-Post Comment Period


Proposed Local Court Rules For Public Comment