National Forms

  • Official Bankruptcy Forms  Most Official Bankruptcy Forms have been replaced with substantially revised, reformatted and renumbered versions.  These new forms must be used in all cases filed on or after December 1, 2015.  The use of the new forms in cases filed before December 1, 2015 is encouraged to the extent just and practicable.  (Go here for the Forms Number Conversion Chart)
  • Changes 04/01/2016 -- Automatic adjustments were made on April 1, 2016 to dollar amounts stated in various provisions of the Bankruptcy Code and one provision in Title 28 of the United States Code which impacts certain forms and instructions.  The adjusted dollar amounts apply to cases filed on or after April 1, 2016.  Please see full announcement.

Local Forms

Local forms are drafted and approved by the Court for use in the Middle District of Pennsylvania. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  On June 1, 2016, the following three (3) Local Bankruptcy Forms were eliminated.  Filers should use the corresponding Official Forms.

  1. LBF 3002.1-1 -- use Official Form 4100R
  2. LBF 3015-5 -- use Official Form 2830
  3. LBF 9004-2 -- use Official Form 416D