Step 1: Go to a district court and request an application.
Go to the district court in the county where you live, where the abuser lives, or where the abuse took place.1 You can find a court near you by going to our UT Courthouse Locations page. Find the civil court clerk and request a petition for a protective order. You may also find links to petitions online by going to our UT Download Court Forms page.
1 UT ST§ 78B-7-104