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Protection from Abuse Office

PFA General Hours of Operation

8:00am ‑ 4:00pm, Monday ‑ Friday.

Filing hours are 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Monday - Friday

Clients arriving after 12:15 pm will be referred to their Magisterial District judge. To find your MDJ click here

The Protection form Abuse Office (PFA) is closed all major holidays and/or as directed by the President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas.

Petitions are presented to the judge twice daily:

  • In order to attend the 10:30 a.m. hearing, you need to be at the PFA Office with your data sheet completed no later than 9:30 a.m.
  • In order to attend the 1:30 p.m. hearing, you need to be at the PFA Office with your data sheet completed no later than 12:00p.m.

PFA Contact Information

General Questions
Phone: (610) 782‑3390
Fax: (610) 782‑3866
Email: Protection From Abuse Office Email
Civil Court Division Contact Information
PFA Location & Mailing Address
Lehigh County Protection from Abuse
Lehigh County Courthouse
455 West Hamilton Street, Room 423
Allentown, PA 18101
Tracking address: Tracking code - do not email: crt5-bjadcb@users1.lccpa.org (do not email this address - tracking purposes only)

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