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CIVIL DIVISION

 

 

EFFECTIVE: FEBRUARY 13, 2012 SERVICE OF CIVIL PROCESS WILL BE INCREASING. PLEASE CONTACT THE FOLLOWING NUMBERS BELOW:

REQUIREMENTSFEES2012.htm

DIVISION CONTACT

PHONE: (570)825-1651

FAX: (570)825-1849

EMAIL: lcsdquestions@luzernecounty.org

OFFICE HOURS:
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday – Friday

REQUIREMENTS FOR SERVICE OF CIVIL PROCESS:

FEES AND REQUIREMENTS:

Please call ahead for exact fees.

Fees are based on the following:

  • If the Paperwork is filed in LuzerneCounty, another County in Pennsylvania, or in another State.
  • The Type of Document(s) to be served. (writs, complaints, Court orders, etc.)
  • Number of defendants – this includes multiple locations for a single defendant. Each defendant (and address) requires a separate Luzerne County Sheriff’s Service Request Form.
  • Location of the document service: each separate address requires a separate Luzerne County Sheriff’s Service Form.
  • We do not accept personal checks or cash.
  • A minimum of 15 days are required to attempt service.
  • A Self-Addressed, stamped envelope must be included, per service request, for returns of service to be sent back. Returns are also filed in the Luzerne County Prothonotary’s office.

SERVICE FORMS:     PDF Form

 

WRIT OF EXECUTIONS:

CONTACT NUMBER: 570-825-1762 

FAX: 570-825-1849 

EMAIL: Sherry.Weitz@luzernecounty.org 

Personal Property Levy

$300.00 deposit

Attachment

$300.00 deposit

Levy and Attachment

$400.00 deposit

Writ of Execution Requirements

Writ of Execution Form Packet


All instructions should be included on the writ of execution. Service forms are required for writs of execution. Please call ahead for number of documents required. Refer to P.R.C.P. 3252 for types of documents.

Last Updated: 02/04/16 09:12:20
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