Register & Recorder
 

 About the Department

 

The Recorder of Deeds office is responsible for the recording of deeds, mortgages, power of attorneys, clean and green filings, landowner consents, highway permits, easements, military discharges, agricultural security areas, mortgage satisfactions, mortgage releases, mortgage modifications, mortgage subordinations, leases, land contracts, notary bonds and oaths, survey and subdivision maps, UCC filings and Act 287 (underground utility) filings. We also handle the collection of realty transfer tax for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the local school districts and municipalities.

The Register of Wills office handles the probate of estates and the collection of inheritance tax for the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue. We also handle the filing of the inheritance tax returns.

The Clerk of the Orphans' Court is responsible for the filings of adoptions, the issuing of marriage licenses and the appointment of a guardian for a minor or incapacitates person.

 

 Marriage License

 

​This secure page is provided for your convenience to electronically submit information required for marriage.

Marriage License Application

 

 Remote Access

 
 

 CSC eRecording Solutions Contact Information

 

Email Address: erecording@cscglobal.com

Phone Number: (866) 652-0111

Website: www.erecording.com

 

 Contact Infomation

 
  • Register and Recorder

    County Courthouse
    31 Lake Avenue (PO Box 218)
    Montrose, PA 18801
     
    Telephone: (570) 278-4600
    Fax: (570) 278-2963
    Michelle Estabrook - Ext. 4065/4066/4067
     
​You may contact us using our Contact Us form.

Office Hours

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Marriage Licenses are only available until 4 p.m.

 

 Forms and Documents