Watercolor by Kathleen S. Howell. NOTE: The courthouse pictured may be historic and not necessarily the county’s operating courthouse.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for a marriage license?
To obtain a Pennsylvania marriage license, both applicants must appear at the county court together in person. Each applicant must provide a birth certificate or passport and valid photo identification. Applicants must also provide certified divorce decrees and death certificates if applicable. The fee to apply for a marriage license is $50 cash. For more information contact the Register of Wills at 570-825-1668.
How do I apply for child support?
For information about child support and how to apply, contact Domestic Relations at 570-822-0600 or visit the PA Child Support Program website.
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, browse our frequently asked questions.
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.