Court Records

Cost & Fee Schedule

PDF Icon NOTICE: Criminal Division Fees Increase - Effective July 10, 2014 

PDF Icon NOTICE: Criminal Division Fees Increase - Effective August 8, 2014 







Appeal from the Court of Common Pleas to an Appellate Court.
(An additional $85.50 fee is charged by the Appellate Courts and is collected by the
Department of Court Records)


Summary Appeals


Petition for permission to appeal Nunc Pro Tunc


Summary Appeals Postponement


Petition regarding Road Dockets




Individual Private Detective License


Corporate Private Detective License


Processing of Fingerprint cards through the Pennsylvania State Police. 
    One check in the amount of $17.50 payable to the Pennsylvania State Police

    One check in the amount of $20.00 payable to the Department of Court Records


Post-Conviction Relief Act Petition


Petitions for Expungement


Fee for posting Bail Bond including Real Property Bond


For the first $1,000.00 - the handling of money paid into court

5¢ per dollar

For each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof - the handling of money paid into court

2¢ per dollar

Criminal Record Check


Petition to Strike Judgment and Vacate Bond Forfeiture


Fee for filing in a miscellaneous case


Fee for filing quarterly bail bond report


File retrieval from non-County owned facility, payable at time of order


Please Note: 

  • There will be a $30.00 charge for NSF checks.  NO PERSONAL CHECKS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
  • There will be no refund for overpayments of $10.00 or less.  Refunds will be made for all amounts over $10.00.
  • In cases not specifically provided for, the Director of the Department of Court Records shall make the same charge as that imposed for services of a substantially similar nature.