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This online application process will probably take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. You will be asked questions about the type of problem you have, your household income and household assets. Please gather this information before you begin.

If you need to speak to a lawyer TODAY, you may use CLEAR*Online, but we urge you to also call CLEAR as described on our Get Legal Help page.

If you have experienced domestic violence:

Someone who has direct or remote access to your computer can see what sites you have visited. If you are on a computer that can be monitored by someone who has been abusive, please call CLEAR (as described on our Get Legal Help page or return to the online application from a safer computer.

If you are in danger, call 911.

You may also call

  • Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline  1-800-562-6025
  • The National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

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After you complete the application, please fill out our short survey. This is especially important if you run into any technical problems during the application.

If you prefer to call CLEAR, please see our Get Legal Help page for hours and phone numbers.


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