Watercolor by Kathleen S. Howell. NOTE: The courthouse pictured may be historic and not necessarily the county’s operating courthouse.

McKean County

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I apply for a marriage license?

    For instructions on how to apply for a marriage license, contact the Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans' Court at 814-887-3260.

  • How do I apply for child support?

    To apply for child support, visit the Domestic Relations office located at 500 W. Main St., Smethport, PA for an in-person intake interview. You can also call Domestic Relations at 814-887-3366 to request an application for support. For information on how to prepare for your intake appointment, browse our frequently asked questions.

  • How do I pay court costs & fines?

    All court fines and fees can be paid online using the Pennsylvania Judicial System's PAePay service.

  • How do I find information about jury duty?

    For information about jury duty, contact the Jury Commissioners at 814-887-3202 and read the McKean County jury duty FAQs.

  • How do I file divorce or custody documents?

    See the representing yourself page for family court forms and instructions. Be sure to watch the introductory video first.

To find answers to more common questions, visit the county court website.

Resources for McKean County