Probate Court

Our building is open! The public may enter the building. Masks are recommended.


Probate court has jurisdiction over:
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Note: Probate Court does not provide probation services

If you need probation services, please refer to the following numbers:

  • Department of Corrections Probation and Parole Phone: 231-922-4390
  • District Court Probation Phone: 231-922-4590
  • Juvenile Probation Phone: 231-922-4380

Filing Documents

You may file documents by:


Probate Court, 280 Washington Street, Suite 223, Traverse City, MI 49684

Email, and if fee is required, mail fee separately:

Fax, and if fee is required, mail fee separately:

Fax number is (231) 922-4458

*Checks or money orders must be made payable to Probate Court.  Please do not send cash through the mail.*

ADA Compliance

This court is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require special accommodations to use the court because of disabilities, please contact the ADA Coordinator, Amanda Flowers, at 231-922-6862 to make arrangements and fill out the ADA Request for Accommodations Form (PDF).


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