The Office handles all court-related administration in the areas of marriage, probate and estates, adoptions, and guardianships. The office also serves as the collection agent for Pennsylvania inheritance tax owed by decedents that lived in Lebanon County. The Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans’ Court is a dual office responsible for court related and non-court related activities.
FILING FIRST AND FINAL ACCOUNTS
- Last Day to File is the first Friday of the Month
- NISI: First Monday of following Month (after filing)
- Absolute: 20 days after NISI
- Objections: can only be filed after NISI
All couples must arrive no later than 4:15 p.m. to apply for a marriage license.
No applications are taken after 4:15 p.m. unless prior arrangements are made.
*No Personal checks accepted for filing fees.