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