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Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
December 3, 2020

How much does it cost to get a sexual assault protection order?

There is no fee for filing the petition or for having it served on the offender (known as “service of process”). Also, you should be provided with however many certified copies that you need free of charge.1

1 R.C.W. § 7.90.055

You can find more information about service of process in our Preparing for Court – By Yourself section, in the question called What is service of process and how do I accomplish it?