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

Wayne County

Frequently Asked Questions

  • To obtain a Pennsylvania marriage license, both applicants must appear at the county court together in person. Applicants must bring a valid photo ID and should arrive no later than 4 p.m. Applicants must know their social security number, parents' birth places and mother's maiden name. They must also bring a copy of their divorce degree or spouse's death certificate if applicable. The fee to apply for a marriage license is $35.00 and is due at the time of application.

  • For information about child support and how to apply, visit the PA Child Support Program website.

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

  • For information about jury duty, contact the jury commissioners at 570-253-5970 x2040.

  • 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 Wayne County