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Effective August 6, 2021, irrespective of vaccination status, the wearing of face masks is required for all court employees under the supervision and authority of the President Judge, or any individuals entering any courtroom or court facility under the supervision and authority of the President Judge, including all Magisterial District Court, the office of Court Administration, the Domestic Relations Building, the Juvenile Justice Center, and the offices of Adult Probation and Pretrial Services, pursuant to Administrative Order 2021-16.

Masks shall not be required for individuals who cannot wear a mask due to a medical condition.

Further, irrespective of vaccination status, individuals who have been directed to quarantine, isolate, or self-monitor at home for the coronavirus by any doctor, hospital or health agency or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or have flu-like symptoms are prohibited from entering any courtroom or court facility under the supervision and authority of the President Judge.

More information is available on our
Judicial Emergency Orders and COVID-19 Information page.

Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance

The Court of Common Pleas of Northampton County is required by law to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

The Government Center is equipped with ramps at the main entrance and the basement level. For security purposes entry is at the main first floor entrance only. If access for the disabled at the basement level is required, prior arrangements must be made. The five level building is equipped with elevators on each floor.

There are special facilities available for the hearing impaired. For more information or for specific accommodation needs, please contact the Office of Court Administration at 610-559-6700. All scheduled arrangements should be made at least 72 hours prior to any hearing or business before the court.

Northampton County Court of Common Pleas ADA Policy

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