Licensed Court Interpreters
In addition to the information contained within the pages for this program, please read the Judicial Branch Certification Commission (JBCC) Rules to be sure you have complete information.
On September 1, 2014, Licensed Court Interpreters program transferred to the new Judicial Branch Certification Commission (JBCC) from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. The Licensed Court Interpreters program tests, licenses, and regulates those individuals who provide interpretations in a court room for individuals who do not speak English.
This list is updated monthly.
Fingerprinting Requirement for Licensed Court Interpreters
- September 1, 2014, New Electronic Fingerprinting Requirements took effect when the Licensed Court Interpreters (LCI) program transferred from TDLR to the Judicial Branch Certification Commission (JBCC) within the Office of Court Administration (OCA).
- All new LCI applicants, and those court interpreter licensees renewing under the JBCC, will be required to obtain one-time electronic fingerprinting through the Texas Department of Public Safety Fingerprint Applicant Services of Texas (FAST) Program, starting on September 1, 2014.
- The one-time cost for this fingerprinting service for the State and National Criminal History Record Information is located on the FAST Pass Application on the Forms page of our website. For new applicants, please refer to the Initial Licensure page of our website. For those renewing current licenses, please refer to the Renewals page of our website.