Delaware Courts are currently in Phase Three of the reopening plan as of June 1, 2021. Learn more about the public reopening plan.

For the latest on the Delaware Judiciary response to COVID-19 – and for contact information for each court during this emergency – please visit The Delaware Judiciary Response to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) page.

The Delaware Courts will be closed Friday June 18, 2021 in honor of Juneteenth. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County), and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

Court Interpreter Program


Resources

Explore these sites and resources to obtain additional, comprehensive information on the court interpreting profession.

American Translators Association

Best Practices for Attorneys Working with Court Interpreters

Delaware Valley Translators Association

National Center for State Courts State Court Interpreter Certification

National Center for State Courts Language Access Services Section (LASS)

National Association of Judiciary Interpreters and Translators (NAJIT)

New Mexico Center for Language Access

NCSC self-assessment and study tools

Terms used in the Family Court

Terms used in the Court of common Pleas