Self-Help Form: Relief from District Court Costs

Authored By: Legal Aid Society of Hawaii

Information about using Self-Help Forms

Welcome! This online interview was developed by the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii for use by low-income persons representing themselves, however it is available free of charge to all persons. These forms are not for commercial use and charging for use in any way is prohibited.

Use this interactive interview if you would like to complete the Relief from Court Costs District court form. This interview will assist you to complete the court form to ask the court to waive your court filing fees because you cannot pay such costs and provide for your necessities in life.


What do I need to get started?

It is helpful to gather the following information before starting the self-help interview:

  • Information about your expenses including rent, money in bank accounts, vehicles

  • Information about your income including employment, public benefits and other sources of income

Last Review and Update: Sep 21, 2018
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