Maryland Courts

Transcript/CD Requests

Complete and submit the Transcript/CD Request Form below to request a transcript or CD. All transcript/CD requests involving minors will require authorization by the Court and delays processing. Once your request has been received, you will be provided an estimated cost, required deposit amount, and projected completion date.

Typed Transcript Fees
The cost for typed transcripts varies and is based on the number of pages and delivery time. Payments/deposits for typed transcripts are made directly to the transcriptionist.
Minimum Charge - $30
Typed Transcript Rates
Appeals/Exceptions, Regular Delivery (2-4 weeks)
  • $3 per page
  • $0.50 per page - First copy
  • $0.25 per page - Each additional copy
  • $3.75 per page – Total for original and two (2) copies)
  • $3.75 per page – for original with a disk

  • Note:
    Transcripts for Appeal or Exceptions require more than one transcript
Non-Appeals, Regular Delivery (2-4 weeks)
  • $4 per page – additional copies included in price
Expedited/Rush Delivery
  • Overnight/Next Day delivery - Add $5 per page
  • 2-5 Day Delivery - Add $2 per page
  • 7 Day Delivery - Add $1.50 per page
  • 10 Day Delivery - Add $1 per page
  • Motions Hearings (solid text) - Add $0.50 per page
Audio CD (where applicable)
  • Note: For listening on a Computer Only - CDs are not certified for court use
  • Fee - $25
  • CD can be picked up within one business day. CDs can also be mailed for an additional $5.
Requesting Transcript/CD

Transcript/CD requests must be in writing, via e-mail, fax or mail. No requests will be accepted over the telephone.

For your convenience, you may fill out a Transcript/CD Request Form:

  • Word
  • PDF (fillable) Note: If you want to save the information you enter into this form on your computer, you must have Adobe Acrobat or other software. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat or other software, use the Word version. The Word version allows you to save the form and the information you enter into the form on your computer.
and return it to:

Sherri Hellman, Court Reporter
Circuit Court for Harford County
20 West Courtland Street
Bel Air, Maryland 21014
Fax: (410) 638-7039
Email: slhellman@harfordcountymd.gov

Questions? Call 410-638-3169, option 3, or e-mail slhellman@harfordcountymd.gov with any questions related to requesting a transcript.