Lancaster County Register of Wills

Lancaster County Register of Wills

The Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans' Court Office provides a variety of services to the public such as the probate of decedent estates, issuance of marriage licenses, collection of inheritance taxes and maintenance of records pertaining to adoptions, guardianships and estates.
Petitioners and applicants should be prepared with a government issued photo ID.

Probate and Estates
Call 717-299-8243

Adoptions and Guardianships
Call 717-295-2001

Marriage Bureau, for information regarding marriage records
Call 717-295-3533

Inheritance Tax Division
Call 717-299-8246

24 hour Information Line regarding the marriage licenses process
(717) 295-3522


50 N. Duke St.
P.O. Box 83480
Lancaster, PA, 17608

Hours of Service:

Hours - 8:30AM-5:00PM

Marriage License Department- 8:30AM-4:30PM