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Fee Schedule
Prothonotary Fee Schedule
Effective May 11, 2014
The prothonotary shall not be required to enter on docket any suit, action, or order of the court, or enter any judgment thereon or perform any services whatsoever for any person or political subdivision of the commonwealth until requisite fee is paid. Fees are subject to change. Please contact the Prothonotary's Office by calling (724) 830-3502.

The prothonotary does not accept personal checks - only cash, money orders or credit card payments.

Fee Schedule
Item  Fee 
Abstract of Judgment $53.45
Action Declaratory Judgment $137.50
Affidavit Retake Maiden / Prior Name $21.40
Agreement Purchase and Sale of Shares $60.60
Agreement Revive Judgment $19.50
Amicable Action in Ejectment / Mandamus or Quite Title $138.00
Appeals $137.50
**(Transcript Appeals) **$137.75
Appeal Decision Zoning Hearing Board $140.70
Appeal Zoning  $140.70
Application for Appointment of Conservator $137.50
Appointment of Guardians  $137.50
Appointment of Viewers $140.70
Assurance Voluntary Compliance $39.20
Attachment Dissolved  $10.70
Award (Arbitrators)  $29.95
Case Dismissed / Settled $10.70
Certificate $6.40
Certificate of Discharge of Property from Federal Tax Lien $10.70
Certificate of Partnership $12.85
Certification Judgment form Another County $58.95
Certification of Docket Entry $21.40
Certified Copy of Docket Entries $21.40
Certified Copy of Judgment (DER) $35.45
Certified Copy of Lien $35.45
Certified Docket Entries from Another County $58.95
Claim Declaratory Judgment  $137.50
Claim Mechanic's Lien $58.95
Complaint Annulment $148.00
Complaint - Civil $138.00
Complaint Confession of Judgment $58.95
Complaint Confession of Judgment and Ejectment $58.95
Complaint Custody $145.60
Complaint Declaratory Judgment $138.00
Complaint Divorce $148.00
Complaint Mechanic's Lien $138.00
Complaint Visitation $145.10
Condominium Lien $59.20
Consent Discontinue Appeal $10.70
Consent Dismissal $10.70
Copies: Case Folder Copies per Page  $0.75
Copies: Computer Print Out per Page  $1.25
Copies: Docket Copies per Page  $2.25
Copies: Naturalization Copies per Page  $2.25
Count Alimony $43.80
Count Custody $51.40
Count Equitable Distribution $43.80
Count Partial Custody $51.40
Count Visitation $51.40
Declaration of Taking $137.50
Decree Certification from Another State $58.95
Decree Divorce $21.40
Decree Divorce Foreign $48.25
Discontinuance $10.70
Discontinuance Partial $10.70
Discontinuance with Certification $17.10
Dismissals $10.70
Exemplification of Record from Another State $58.95
Exemplified Records Report          $58.95
Expungement $40.00
Fed Tax Lien - Correction $34.95
Fed Tax Lien - Discharge $10.70
Federal Tax Lien $34.95
Financial Statement Filed $10.70
Judgment Certified Adult Probation $58.95
Judgment Arrearage $58.95
Judgment Assignment $10.70
Judgment by Confession $58.95
Judgment Certified from the Clerk of Courts $58.95
Judgment Certified to Harrisburg $6.40
Judgment Declaratory $138.00
Judgment Default $29.95
Judgment Foreign $61.10
Judgment Note $58.95
Judgment Roll $34.95
Judgment Support Arrearages $58.95
Judgment Workman's Compensation $58.95
Land Use Appeal $140.70
Letters of Rogatory $137.50
Lis Pendens $58.45
Motion / Petitions $137.50
MOT / PET Appoint Divorce Master $252.25
MOT / PET Appoint Master Equity $252.25
MOT / PET Custody $145.10
MOT / PET Open or Strike Judgment $137.50
MOT / PET Reactivate Purge Case $54.60
MOT / PET Re-canvas Voting Machine $137.50
MOT / PET Transfer Case to Court of Appropriate Jurisdiction $21.40
MOT / PET Transfer Case to Court Where First Action Filed $21.40
Municipal Claim $58.45
Name Search $10.70
No Lien $49.90
Non-suit Voluntary / Partial $10.70
Notice Appeal from Health Care Services Practice / Arbitration Panel $137.50
Notice Appeal to the Commonwealth Court $87.75
Notice Appeal to the Superior $87.75
Notice Appeal to the Supreme Court $87.75
Notice Dismissal $10.70
Notice Federal Tax Lien for Fine $21.40
Notice Intent to Resume Prior Name $21.40
Order Adopting and Approving Separation Agreement $137.50
Order Bankruptcy $10.70
Order Change Venue $21.40
Order Custody Foreign $145.10
Order Custody Taking First Number $138.50
Order Discontinue $10.70
Order Dismissal $10.70
Order Enter Judgment After Notice $19.25
Order License Suspension Appeal Dismissed $10.70
Order Open or Strike Judgment $10.70
Order Removing $10.70
Order Settle Case on Record $10.70
Order Settle Class Action on Record $10.70
Order Statement of Objection to Rule 420 $60.60
Order Striking $10.70
Order Transferring Case $21.40
Order Withdrawing $10.70
Partial Satisfaction $10.70
PFA Order Assessing Cost Against Defendant $137.50
Photo Copies: Case Folder Copies per Page  $0.75
Photo Copies: Computer Print Out per Page  $1.25
Photo Copies: Docket Copies per Page  $2.25
Photo Copies: Naturalization Copies per Page  $2.25
Postponement Lien $10.70
Power of Attorney $10.70
Praecipe Discontinue Settle Satisfy, Terminate, or Partial $10.70
Praecipe Index Lis Pendens $57.75
Praecipe Reactivate Purged Case $54.60
Praecipe Issue Duplicate Writ $10.70
Praecipe Striking $10.70
Praecipe Terminate Supersedeas $10.70
Praecipe Transmit Record  $21.40
Praecipe Vacate Judgment $10.70
Praecipe Withdrawing $10.70
Praecipe Writs (New Numbers) $138.00
Release of Federal Tax Lien $10.70
Release of Lien $10.70
Report - Auditor's Schools $39.20
Revocation of Certificate of Release of Fed Tax Lien      $25.00
Satisfaction / Settle / Discontinue $10.70
Satisfaction with Certificate $17.10
SCI FIA SUR Mechanics Lien       30.25
Settled Discontinued and Cert Issued $17.10
Sole Surety $39.20
Statement of Objection $60.60
Stipulation and Agreement $29.95
Stipulation and Settlement $10.70
Subordination $10.70
Subpoena $4.25
Suggestion of Nonpayment $19.25
Summary Judgment Granted $29.95
Summons in Ejectment $138.00
Transcript Appeal $137.75
Transcript Appeal Forms (Per Form) $0.25
Transcript Judgment $58.70
Transfer and Entry of Judgment $34.95
Transfer and Entry of Judgment from U.S. Bankruptcy Court $34.95
Verdict $29.95
Withdraw by Praecipe $10.70
Writ of Certiorari Eo Die: Certiorari Issued $138.00
Writ of Execution Foreign $60.60
Writ of Habeas Corpus $137.50
Writ of Possession From Another County $60.60
Writs $32.10
Writ of Revival $32.10
Writ of Scire Facias $32.10
Writ of Summons $138.00
Writ of Summons - Duplicate $10.70