Civil Forms

  Form Number
Request for Copies of Documents by a Prisoner (.pdf, 140 KB)
Damages Meeting Certification (.pdf, 133 KB)
Application for Admissions of Attorney Pro Hac Vice (.pdf, 91 KB)
Joint CMC Statement - Proposed Order (.docx, 39 KB)
Abstract Of Judgment (.pdf, 124 KB) EJ 001
Instructions and Application to Proceed in District Court Without Prepaying Fees or Costs (In Forma Pauperis)—Prisoner Case (.pdf, 151 KB)
Application to Proceed In Forma Pauperis—Non-Prisoner Cases (.pdf, 112 KB) [Word] In forma pauperis application for civil cases (non-prisoner cases). 
Bill of Costs (.docx, 584 KB) CAND 133
Civil Cover Sheet (.pdf, 452 KB) — Civil Cover Sheet effective October 1, 2020, incorporates new NOS 880. View U.S. Courts descriptions of all NOS Codes (.pdf).JS-CAND 44
Clerk's Certification Of A Judgment To Be Registered In Another District (.pdf, 264 KB)  [Word] [WP]AO 451
Complaint under Civil Rights Act—Prisoner Case (.pdf, 130 KB)
Employment Discrimination Complaint (.pdf, 124 KB) [Word]
Exemplification Certificate (.pdf, 142 KB)  [Word] [WP]AO 132
Interpleader Deposit (28 U.S.C. § 1335)—Proposed Order (.docx, 49 KB) CAND-GO-31-A
Magistrate Judge Consent/Declination Form (.pdf, 571 KB) Form to consent to or decline the jurisdiction of a magistrate judge. [Word]
Motion Under 28 USC § 2255 to Vacate, Set Aside, or Correct Sentence by a Person in Federal Custody (.pdf, 226 KB) AO/CAND 243
Notice Of Lawsuit And Request To Waive Service Of Summons (.pdf, 267 KB) [Word] [WP]AO 398
Notice of Appeal (.pdf, 735 KB) — Also please download: Instructions for 9th Circuit Form 6 (attached as page 2 to Notice of Appeal).
Notice of Assignment of Case to a Magistrate Judge (.pdf, 591 KB)
Notice of Availability of Magistrate Judge to Exercise Jurisdiction (.pdf, 24 KB)
Notice of Need for Mediation and Certification of Counsel (updated 6/4/2020) (.pdf, 88 KB) GO 56
Notice of Settlement of ADA Access Case (.pdf, 44 KB) GO 56
Notice Requesting Case Management Conference - ADA Access Cases (.pdf, 40 KB) GO 56 Application for Refund (CAND) (.pdf, 601 KB)
Petition Under 28 USC § 2254 for a Writ of Habeas Corpus by a Person in State Custody (.pdf, 51 KB)
Report On Filing Of Action Regarding Patent Or Trademark (.pdf, 157 KB) — To be filed with a complaint initiating an action for patent or trademark infringement.
Report on the Filing or Determination of an Action or Appeal Regarding a Copyright (.pdf, 2 MB) AO 121
Securities Fraud Class Action Model Stipulation & Proposed Consolidation Order (.pdf, 44 KB) [Word]
Social Security Complaint For Judicial Review Of Decision By Commissioner (.pdf, 15 KB) [Word]
Subpoena To Appear and Testify At A Hearing Or Trial In A Civil Action (.pdf, 756 KB) [Word] [WP]AO 88
Subpoena To Testify At A Deposition In A Civil Action (.pdf, 1 MB) AO 88A
Subpoena To Produce Documents, Information, Or Objects Or To Permit Inspection of Premises (.pdf, 759 KB) [Word] [WP]AO 88B
Summons in a Civil Action (.pdf, 25 KB) [Word]AO 440
Summons on Third-Party Complaint (.pdf, 283 KB) [Word][WP]AO 441
Transcript Order Form (.pdf, 187 KB) — Transcript orderCAND 435
Transcript Designation Form (.pdf, 88 KB) — Transcript designation form for appeals to the 9th CircuitCAND TDF
Waiver of the Service of Summons (.pdf, 268 KB) [Word][WP]AO 399
Writ of Execution (.pdf, 167 KB) EJ 130