Timothy Sponseller


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EFFECTIVE August 1, 2023: Our Prothonotary fees have decreased due to temporary fee adjustment. Please refer to our new schedule for the new fees.

New Temporary Fee Adjustment

All filing fees for self-represented parties will be CASH OR MONEY ORDER ONLY. No personal checks are accepted.

We would encourage anyone with a case in the Prothonotary’s office to contact the office via telephone at (717) 261-3858.


The Prothonotary's office files all civil documents, divorces, custody, protection from abuse (PFA) and judgements.

PFAs in Franklin County

This office is not permitted to issue legal advice or procedures, please consult your attorney for any legal questions. 


Forms may not be available in some cases.

Forms for those filing any divorce or custody matter can be found at:

*Divorce proceedings - read "divorce procedure" to choose correct forms and follow the step by step instructions.

Divorce Counseling Services

*Custody proceedings  

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14 N. Main St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
(717) 261-3858
Fax (717) 264-6772
Office Hours: M - F, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed on weekends and all county observed holidays