Venango County Court Response to Adoption Search Inquiry

4-12-99 Response received from Sue A. Buchan, Clerk of Orphans' Court

Court of Common Pleas of Venango County Phone: 814-432-9539 Fax: 814-432-4741

Venango County Courthouse Liberty & 12th Streets Franklin, PA 16323

Information on opening adoption records in Venango County. A letter has to be written to the Judge and the request made. The cost is $25.00 for the search and pulling the file. His office handles all matters concerning finding birth parents and other matters.

Placing a waiver of confidentiality into the adoption file would also go thru the judge's office. The cost would be $25.00.

All records are sealed and cannot be open without an order of Court.

If you have further questions, please contact me.

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