Pierce County District Court


  • Masks and social distancing are optional in Pierce County District Court facilities beginning March 14th, 2022.
  • Court customer service counters are open. To reduce wait times, visitors are encouraged to call (253) 798-7487 or contact us online through Live Chat.
  • Payments can be made online, without coming into the courthouse. Make a Payment
  • Courtrooms are open for public viewing. Infraction hearings (aside from courtroom 607's interpreter calendar) will be held virtually and live streamed to our webpage. Please refer to your court documents for the location of your hearing. For instructions on how to participate in a virtual hearing click here.
  • To view District Court's Emergency Orders and Covid-19 information please click here.
  • Probation appointments may be held in-person, by phone or virtually. Please contact your probation officer with any questions.
  • The District Court Resource Center (CRC) is open for in-person services. Please contact the CRC for more information at (253) 798-7631.  What is the CRC?
  • **District Court requests that citizens of Pierce County follow the recommendations of the Washington State Department of Health, the Tacoma Pierce County Health Department and the Governor in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. To protect staff and all court participants, please do not come to the courthouse if you are sick.**


The mission of Pierce County District Court, as an independent and impartial branch of government, is to promote respect for law, society and individual rights; provide open, accessible and effective forums for dispute resolution; resolve legal matters in a just, efficient and timely manner and assure the dignified and fair treatment of all parties.


Court Administrator
Misty Butler Robison 

930 Tacoma Ave S
Room 239
Tacoma, WA 98402

(253) 798-7487
(253) 798-6310

Live Chat

8:30 - 4:30 PM