Courts in Northumberland County

All of Pennsylvania’s courts are part of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania. There are three basic levels to the Pennsylvania Court System: minor courts, Courts of Common Pleas, and statewide intermediate appellate courts, which are called the Commonwealth Court and the Superior Court. The Northumberland County Court hears major civil and criminal cases. The Court also decides cases involving adoption, divorce, child custody, abuse, juvenile delinquency, estates, guardianship, and many other matters.

Northumberland County Courthouse
201 Market St.
Sunbury, PA 17801
Phone: (570) 988-4167

Orphans’ Court
201 Market Street
Sunbury, PA 17801
Phone: (570) 988-4143