Castle County Courthouse
Chief Court Reporter
500 North King Street
Wilmington, DE 19801
Kent County Courthouse
Chief Court Reporter
414 Federal Street, 1st Floor
Dover, DE 19901
Contact: Andrea Saatman
Sussex County Courthouse
Official Court Reporter
1 The Circle, Suite 2
Georgetown, DE 19947
Official Court Reporters for Delaware's Superior Court report
courtroom proceedings and prepare certified verbatim transcripts
of those proceedings upon request.
How to Get Transcripts
Cost estimates for transcripts of court proceedings can
be obtained by providing the Court Reporters' Office with the case name and number, the date of the proceeding,
To obtain a cost estimate, order a transcript, request Realtime
reporting, or inquire about any other information, including
the charges for Realtime reporting, you may contact the Chief Court Reporter at the address or telephone.
cost of a transcript is based on a per-page rate, which
is $3.00 for an original and one copy and $2.00 for one
copy for normal delivery; $5.00 for an original and one
copy and $3.00 for one copy for expedited delivery; and
$6.50 for an original and one copy and $4.00 for one copy
for daily, or overnight, delivery.
A deposit from one-half the estimated cost up to the total
amount of the estimated cost may be required by the Court
Reporters' Office prior to preparation of transcript.
Unless the ordering party is a governmental agency or a
member of the Bar, any deposit is required to be made by
either a money order or cash, for which a written receipt
Realtime reporting of courtroom proceedings is also available
upon request. Realtime provides, almost instantaneously,
the text of words spoken in the courtroom. Realtime provides
access to court proceedings for hearing-impaired participants
and serves as a trial management tool for judges and attorneys.
Realtime rate for a criminal case is $2.75 per page for
one party or agency, or $2.30 per page for two parties or
agencies. Mandatory transcript is not required except for
appeal or impeachment purposes.
Realtime rate for a civil case is $2.50 per page plus mandatory
transcript rate for normal delivery based on present rates.