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Bucks County Prothonotary Fee Bill

Effective January 1, 2017
Printable Fee Schedule with E-File
Bucks County Prothonotary
Family Court Division Fee Schedule

 

 

 

E-FILING 

ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF SHERIFF OR TREASURERS DEED

9.25

NA

APPEAL FROM ARBITRATION

462.75

462.75

APPEAL FROM DISTRICT JUSTICE

240.00

NA

APPEAL TO APPELLANT COURT (Plus $85.50 check for Higher Court)

55.50

NA

ARBITRATION PRAECIPE

27.25

27.25

ASSIGNMENTS

9.25

9.25

BUILDING AGREEMENTS, WAIVERS OR STIPULATIONS

18.50

28.50

CERTIFICATIONS

1st Page

5.50

NA

Additional Pages Each

1.70

NA

Notary Public, District Justice, or Similar Paper

4.00

NA

COMMENCEMENT OF ACTION AT LAW OR EQUITY

240.25

250.25

Summons, Complaints, Amicable Actions, Sci Fa, Certiorari

DOCKET ENTRIES (Mail-in Requests Only)

Up to 4 pages

1.70

NA

Asbestos

5.50

NA

EXCEPTIONS TO JUDICIAL SALE

In Answer to Rule to Show Cause (Use Sale Number)

N.C.

N.C.

EXCEPTIONS TO UPSET TAX SALE

When Property Has Been Sold

240.25

250.25

EXECUTIONS

28.25

28.25

Writs Containing Attachments

28.75

28.75

EXEMPLIFICATIONS

18.50

NA

FINAL ORDER

16.50

NA

JUDGMENTS

Judgment of Decree Which is Final or Non Pros or by Default

21.50

NA

District Justice Judgment

21.75

NA

Notes, Bonds or Transfers From Another County or State

22.00

NA

Complaint in Confession or Judgment

22.00

NA

LETTER OF ATTORNEY

Filing, Including Revocation

18.50

NA

LIENS

Municipal, Mechanics, Federal, Commonwealth or Certified Copy Incoming

21.50

31.50

MINOR'S COMPROMISE (Started by Writ of Summons or Complaint ONLY, includes Final Order Charge)

256.75

266.75

NAME CHANGE PETITION (Includes Final Order Charge and Search and Certification of Name Change Petition)

265.50

NA

NOTARY PUBLIC SIGNATURE REGISTRATION

4.00

NA

PETITIONS

To Open or Strike Off Judgment, To Appoint Arbitrator, License Suspension

23

 24

To Restore Case to Active Status

 23

 23

POUNDAGE FOR THE HANDLING OF MONEY PAID INTO COURT

 

Percentage of each dollar of the first $1,000.00

03%

03%

Percentage of each dollar of each additional $1,000 or fraction thereof

 01%

 01%

PRAECIPE UNDER B.C.R.C.P. 208.3(B) - NON-REFUNDABLE 

 20.25

 20.25

RECORDING ANY DOCUMENTS NOT PROVIDED HEREIN

9.25

NA

REINSTATEMENT FEE FOR RETURNED CHECKS

30.00

NA

REVIVALS

Adverse

37.00

47.00

Amicable or Suggestion on Non Payment

16.50

NA

SATISFACTIONS, SDE, RELEASES, WITHDRAWLS, DISMISSALS

9.25

9.25

SECURED TRANSACTIONS

All UCC documents are now filed through the State as of July 1, 2001. This includes any Amendments, Continuations, Assignments, Terminations and Releases of UCCs previously filed with the Prothonotary Office.

SUBPOENA

4.00

NA

Foreign Subpoena

 63.25

 NA

TERMINATION NOTICE (To Keep Case Active)

9.25

9.25

NOTE: The Prothonotary shall not be required to enter any suit, action, Order of Court or Judgment thereon or perform any service whatsoever until requisite fee is paid.

 













The Office of the Prothonotary 
Patricia L. Bachtle, Prothonotary
Bucks County Justice Center
100 North Main Street, 1st Floor
Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901 
Phone: 215-348-6191 
Fax: 215-348-6184
Hours: 8am - 4:15pm