Welcome To Courts Office
Welcome To Courts Office
23rd Judicial District of Pennsylvania
The 23rd Judicial District of Pennsylvania, located in the County of Berks, shall administer justice according to the law equally to all people, while providing independent and accessible forums for the fair and prompt resolution of disputes.
The Courts of Common Pleas are the general trial courts of Pennsylvania. They are organized into 60 judicial districts. Most districts follow the geographic boundaries of counties, but seven of the districts are comprised of two counties. Each district has from one to 93 judges and has a president judge and a court administrator.
Provide administrative services and technical assistance to Court of Common Pleas judges and magisterial district judges and more.
Dedicated to providing supervision & services aimed at rehabilitating the offender by utilizing evidence-based practices and data.
Stenographically record all proceedings presided over by the Court of Common Pleas Judges and provide verbatim transcripts of proceedings as requested.
Establish, modify and enforce orders of support and provide support collection services for children and families in an effective and efficient manner.
Family Court includes Custody, Divorce and Protection from Abuse cases.
Supporting the right of defendants to receive an impartial trial.
An arm of the Juvenile Court of the 23rd Judicial District of Pennsylvania.
Serving the Judges, County personnel, and members of the bar and as an informational resource for the public.
Seventeen magisterial district judges and two centralized magisterial district courts are under the supervision and administrative control of the President Judge.
Drug, DUI, Mental Health, and Veterans Treatment Courts are established to promote public safety, individual responsibility, and reduction of recidivism.
Court Schedules and Information
General Information and Resources
Emails will come from Berkscourtalert@countyofberks.com.
Effective September 29, 2023, text and email reminders will generate from a new software program.
Text messages will be sent from: 844-399-0018
Emails will be sent from: MTCPCMS@pacourts.us
- Cover Letter
- Mortgage Foreclosure Diversionary Program Checklist
- IRS Form 4506-T (Request for Transcript of Tax Return)
- Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac Form 710 (Mortgage Assistance Application) - English
- Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac Form 710 (Mortgage Assistance Application) - Spanish
- Read more on our ADA Request Policy
- Read more on Court Transcripts
Follow the link below to learn more about how to pay your fines and cost in Berks County.
The Pennsylvania Judiciary Web Portal provides the public with access to various aspects of court information and calendar events.