From the Prothonotary/Recorder Office

In all other class counties these offices are separate.

In Sullivan County there are 5 different offices under the prothonotary.

Marriage License requirements

If either party was divorced, must have certified copy of Divorce Decree.
3 day waiting period after applying
License is good for 60 days
Must have photo I.D. 


Prothonotary Fee Schedule
ProthyFee 2010.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [57.8 KB]
Clerk of Orphan's Court
Clerk of Orphan's Court.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [164.9 KB]
Recorder Fee Schedule
Adobe Acrobat document [9.6 KB]
Register of Wills
register of wills fees.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [137.0 KB]
Mortgage Satisfaction Piece
Recorder - Mortgage Satisfaction Piece.p[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [36.9 KB]
Realty Transfer Tax Form
Recorder - Realty Transfer Tax Form.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [154.1 KB]
Custody and Visitation Form
Prothonotary - Custody Packet 2012.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [221.8 KB]
Divorce Form
Prothonotary - Divorce Packet.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [333.6 KB]
Common Pleas - Civil Cover Sheet
Prothonotary - Civil Cover Sheet.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [128.9 KB]
Petition for Probate and Grant of Letters
Register - Probate Packet.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [356.6 KB]

 For additional information and customizable forms go to



Below you can print the application form for a new U.S. Passport or to renew your U.S. Passport.

U.S. Passport Application
Print the U.S. Passport Application.
Prothonotary - US Passport Application.p[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [88.8 KB]
U.S. Passport Renewal Form
Prothonotary - US Passport Renewal.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [73.2 KB]

If you would like to fill out the U.S. Passport or the U.S. Passport Renewal forms online and then print the completed form, please follow the links below.


U.S. Passport Application (Online and Print)


U.S. Passport Renewal (Online and Print)



For more information on U.S. Passports, please see


Contact the Department

Kellie Carpenter - Prothonotary,  Recorder,

Register of Wills, Clerk of Courts &

Clerk of Orphans Court

Karen Baumunk - 1st Deputy Prothonotary

Cecily Tubach - 2nd Deputy Prothonotary


Sullivan County Courthouse

245 Muncy Street

Laporte, PA 18626


Phone: (570) 946-7351

Fax: (570) 946-7105