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.
NEW license expiration dates for Licensed Court Interpreters
- Effective January 1, 2018, the license for court interpreters will become a 2-year license instead of the 1-year license you currently hold. When you renew your license after that date, you will notice the fees are different and you will not have to renew again or report continuing education for 2 years. All new licenses issued after that date will likewise be on a 2-year renewal cycle. Continuing education requirements may change. Updated information will be posted as soon as it is available.
List of Licensed Court Interpreters
This list is updated monthly.