Oct. 23, 2017

Interpreter Information

Yolo Superior Court provides interpreters in Criminal, Traffic, Juvenile, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Unlawful Detainers, Guardianships and Conservatorships.

ALL interpreter requests must be submitted at least three (3) days in advance, either on the Request for Interpreter form or online at www.yolo.courts.ca.gov/interpreterrequest.  An interpreter requeset for a language other than Spanish must be submitted five (5) days in advance.  If a request is not submitted timely, the court may not be able to provide an interpreter.

A request can be made for  an interpreter for non DV Family Law Cases. However, at this time the court cannnot guarantee that an interpreter will be available.  Please bring someone who can interpret for you.

Spanish interpreters are provided to defendants at Arraignment on the same day. Other langauge interpreters are provided for at Arraignment or as soon as one can be secured..

  • If you have any questions regarding this process, please direct them to the Executive Office at (530) 406-6838.  

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

If you require the services of a sign language interpreter, you may request one with the interpreter coordinator, for any type of hearing. This includes civil and small claims hearings.

Interpreter Coordinator
1000 Main Street,
Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 406-6708

Becoming an interpreter

If interested in becoming an interpreter, please check the Judicial Council page.

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