Office of Assessment and Appeals

Robert J. Foley,
Deputy Director of Assessments

The Assessor’s Office is responsible for evaluating the value of real estate throughout Lackawanna County. We recently created a database to display Lackawanna County’s assessment information online. Please click on the link below to access this information.


Exciting changes are happening at the Office of the Assessor with technology leading the way. New aerial photography and mapping systems will help accurately identify your property. The Office is dedicated to bringing fairness to the Lackawanna County tax system as well as updating systems in order to serve the public with the most up-to-date information and in the near future having all information available via the web.

Appeal Hearings Dates


Appeals Deadline Set

The Lackawanna County Assessment Office is reminding all residents that applications for appeals for 2020 tax purposes must be received by 4 PM on August 1.

This deadline will provide ample time for processing all requests.  There will be no exceptions.

Assessment Information

2019 Lackawanna County Tax Collectors
 2019 Lackawanna County Millage
 Assessor’s Office Definitions
 Change Of Mailing Address Form


Homestead and Farmstead Exclusions Application – “The application for Homestead and Farmstead Exclusions is due between January 1 and March 1.  You can print-out the application and begin the planning process for next year.”

Unofficial Copy Pennsylvania Farmland and Forest Land Assessment Act of 1974

Clean-And-Green-Valuation-Application –  “Applications for the Clean & Green Program must be completed and submitted between March 1 and June 1.”

Appeal Forms

 General Appeals Rules

Other Documents

 2019 School Districts Business Managers
 Secretaries for Borough and Townships
 Department of Revenue Common Level Ratio factors for Lackawanna County

Assessor’s Office General Information
(All questions regarding Assessor’s Search Database)

Phone: 570-963-6728
Fax: 570-963-6385
E-mail: [email protected]

Administrative Contacts

Robert J. Foley
Deputy Director of Assessments
Phone: 570-963-6728
Fax: 570-963-6385
E-mail: [email protected]


Lackawanna County Government Center
123 Wyoming Avenue, Floor 2
Scranton, PA 18503

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