The Pennsylvania Treasury Department’s Bureau of Unclaimed Property is currently operating with a reduced staff to protect the safety and health of Treasury staff and those we serve. While we will continue to strive to maintain the same level of service, temporary delays may occur. Those looking to file claims can still access forms on our website to begin the claims process.
Hi. I’m Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella. The Pennsylvania Treasury is currently seeking the owners of more than $3.5 billion in unclaimed property.
Treasury receives hundreds of millions of dollars in unclaimed property every year. These items and funds go missing, often for things as simple as a misspelled name or an out-of-date address. But let’s be clear: this is YOUR money we’re talking about, and we don’t want to keep it.
1 in 10 Pennsylvania residents has unclaimed property waiting for them - do you?
Pennsylvania State Treasurer
Pennsylvania state law requires that all "Finders" and property recovery professionals who assist potential claimants assemble a claim for a fee must complete an application and be certified as a finder by the Pennsylvania Treasury.
Holders of Unclaimed Property are financial institutions, insurers, utilities, business associations, medical facilities, sole proprietors, fiduciaries, courts, public officers, government entities and all legal or commercial entities that must file a report with the Pennsylvania Treasury if they have reportable unclaimed property.Continue reading
Pennsylvania Treasury's Vault is used to maintain the custody of tangible property reported to the Bureau of Unclaimed Property. Tangible property is physical assets such as collectible coins, jewelry, military medals, stamps, antiques, savings bonds or other physical items.