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Suzanne M. Fedele
Suzanne M. Fedele

Prothonotary &
Clerk of Courts

Lycoming County
48 West Third Street
Williamsport, PA. 17701
(570) 327-2251

Filing Fee Schedule

***Fees increase on January 5, 2015 - Preview the new fee schedule***

Lycoming County Prothonotary filing guidelines.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

  • Sheriff, Treasurer or Tax Claim Bureau deeds   12.25 

APPEALS

  • Commonwealth, Superior or Supreme
    • Prothonotary   65.00 
    • State   85.50 
  • District Justice Judgment   121.00 
  • Summary Criminal Conviction    60.00
  • Award of Arbitrators    600.00 

APPOINTMENTS

  • Petition for appointment of Accountant, Auditor, Supervisor, School Police, etc.    121.00 

ASSIGNMENT OF LIEN    12.25 

BUILDING AGREEMENTS

  • Lien Waivers and Stipulations   22.00 

CERTIFICATIONS   7.75

COMMENCEMENT OF ACTIONS

  • Divorce Actions   132.00
    • Each count in excess of count one   35.50 
    • Count for Custody (Whether in an original divorce complaint, amended complaint or counterclaim)   7.50
  • Custody Actions    127.50 
  • Any other action at law or equity, regardless of procedure (includes entry of default judgment, satisfaction and discontinuance)   121.00

COPIES IN THE PROTHONOTARY'S OFFICE   .50  

DETECTIVE LICENSE

  • Application or Renewal
    • Individual   325.00  
    • Partnership Assoc. or Corp   475.00 

DIVORCE

  • Motion for appointment of master   375.00 
  • Motion for final decree   85.00

EXEMPLIFICATION OF RECORDS   22.00 

FINANCIAL STATEMENT (Insurance companies)   12.25  

FOREIGN DECREES/ORDERS   22.00 

JUDGMENTS

  • Notes (Includes Suretyship Agreements and transferred judgments from other counties)    22.00 
  • District Justice Judgments   22.00 
  • Petition to Open or Strike   109.00

LETTER OF ATTORNEY (Up to three names)   22.00 

  • Revocation (Up to three names)   12.25  
  • Additional names, each   1.00 

LIENS

  • Municipal, Mechanics, Federal, Commonwealth   22.00 

NOTARY PUBLIC

  • Registration of signature   4.50 

POSTPONEMENT OF LIEN   12.25 

REINSTATEMENT OF COMPLAINTS   12.25 

REISSUANCE OF WRITS   12.25 

RELEASE OF LIENS   12.25 

REVIVALS

  • Amicable Agreement   22.00 
  • Suggestion of Non Payment   22.00 

ROAD PAPERS   22.00  

SATISFACTIONS

  • Notes, District Justice Judgments, Municipal and Mechanics Liens   12.25 
  • Federal and Commonwealth Liens   13.00

SEARCHES

  • Criminal   10.00  
  • Change of Name Petition (5 years)   7.75  
  • Each reference found   1.00  

SUBORDINATION OF LIEN   12.25  

SUBPOENAS   4.50 

WRITS

  • Executions   38.50  
  • Garnishees, each   .50 
  • Possession   38.50  
  • Revival   38.50 
  • Scire Facias   38.50 

FEES FOR SERVICES NOT SPECIFICALLY PROVIDED FOR OR INCLUDED WITH ANY OTHER SERVICE   22.00.

Note: The prothonotary shall not be required to file any suit, action, order of court or judgment thereon, or perform any services whatsoever for any person, political subdivision, or the Commonwealth, until the requisite fee is paid in full.