Updated Conditions of Operations

Effective October 6, 2020

  • The Sheriff’s Office will STRICTLY enforce Scheduled Appointments – SETTLEMENTS ONLY
  • Lien removal – requests will be accepted by PHONE ONLY
  • Sheriff Sale Inquiries – visit our website “phillysheriff.com”
  • Tax Sale Compliance Certificate – Please contact the Department of Revenue at (215) 686-6442 to schedule an appointment. You must obtain your compliance certificate prior to contacting our office to schedule your appointment.

Real Estate staff will schedule appointments only for matters that are necessary for the person to come to 100 South Broad Street, 15th Floor. All persons must have a face mask to receive service. The Sheriff’s Office will strictly comply with CDC, State and City guidelines for everyone’s safety.

DISCLAIMER: The Sheriff’s office is only responsible for our process. There are other agencies involved in pre/post-sale processes. The Sheriff’s Office is not responsible for non-completion of their process due to closures and limited staffing.