The primary function of the Prothonotary’s Office is to file and maintain the records for the court. These records include:

  • Civil Actions
  • Judgments and Liens/Stipulations
  • Domestic Relations
    • Divorce actions
    • PFAs
    • Support
    • Custody
  • Equity Actions
  • Eminent Domain Proceedings

Most of the records are available to the public by coming into our office. Digital records exist from 1996 to the present.

Important Notice

The information on this website is not an alternative to legal advice from your attorney or other professional legal services provider. For specific questions about any legal matter, you should consult your attorney or other professional legal services provider. Members of the Prothonotary’s office staff cannot provide legal advice or attorney referrals. The Wayne County Bar Association maintains a list of members.

Useful Resources

The Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts provides instructions and documents that allow individual to represent themselves in several areas of family law with instructions and forms available online.

  1. Passport Facility
  2. Birth Certificates
  3. Genealogy Information
  4. Clerk Of Courts
  5. Marriage Licenses
  6. Prison Marriage Licenses

Our office is a Passport Facility. Passport services are available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.