Information & Forms

Welcome to Williamson County's Self-Service Page!

You may download and fill out one of the following forms or, where available, use the interview feature. The guided interviews will ask you a series of questions that will help prepare your forms. Once those forms are prepared, you may electronically file those documents with the correct court or print a copy to file in person.

Documents & Resources

Odyssey Guide & File

Petitions, Answers & Other Civil Documents

Petitions, answers, and other civil documents can be filed using E-File or in person. More information can be found on eFiling in Texas. We look forward to working with you to simplify and improve the filing experience with Williamson County JP3.

Help For Self-Represented Litigants

The following are several sources of information for persons who do not have a lawyer. The information is not legal advice and does not take the place of talking to a lawyer.

  • Texas Law Help - Information about different areas of the law for people who are handling their own simple civil legal matter. It also has a Chat service that allows the user to chat with someone who can help.
  • Texas Court Help - Videos and other information in English and Spanish about going through the court system, including information about how to find a lawyer, where to find forms, and how to get ready to go to court. 
  • Texas State Law Library Consumer and Self-Help Information - The State Law Library website has Self-Help information, forms, and links. It's Ask a Librarian feature allows users to get legal information from a librarian by email.
  • Texas Justice Court Training Center
  • Self Represented Litigant
  • Texas Rules of Evidence (PDF)
  • Texas Rules of Civil Procedure