Welcome to the Lancaster County Clerk of Courts! We are located on the second floor of the Lancaster County Courthouse at 50 North Duke Street located in downtown Lancaster.
As one of the four Commonwealth State's in the US, our office handles the criminal records for the Lancaster County Court of Common Pleas.
Some of the matters we deal with include:
- Name Changes
- Summary Appeals
- Traffic Ticket Appeals
- Criminal Background Searches
If you are looking for more civil proceedings such as passport applications, custody, divorce, license suspensions and other civil actions, the Prothonotary Office is just down the hall from us and also at Lancaster County Prothonotary Office.