County of Berks - Prothonotary


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Data Provided By
United Way of Berks County
General Information
Description of ServiceChief Clerk of the Civil Division of the Court of Common Pleas. Handles Family Court filings (Protection from Abuse, divorces and custody matters). Chief Notary for County of Berks in civil cases. Records judgements and liens (local, state, and federal). Distributes immigration information. Records and maintains records for all civil cases. Agent for application of passports.
Geographical AreaBerks
Client Information
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesThere is a set fee schedule for services. See fee schedule on website:
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Phone 610-478-6970
Physical Site Address 1 633 Court Street
Physical Site Address 2 2nd Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Reading, PA 19601
Main Phone 610-478-6970
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: County of Berks
Affiliated Program: Courthouse
This Service: County of Berks - Prothonotary
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Certificates/Forms Assistance (FT-1020)
Child Custody Orders (DF-7000.1450)
Court Filing Offices (FJ-1600)
Court Records (DF-7000.1550)
Divorce Records (DF-7000.1800)
Local Officials Offices (TD-6600.4500)
Name Change Assistance (FT-5900)
Naturalization Support/Legal Services (FT-3600.6000)
Passports (DF-7000.6650)