Probate Court

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE

Hall County Probate Court will be moving from the Hall County Courthouse (225 Green St SE, Suite 1000) to the Hall County Courthouse Annex (116 Spring St SE, 1st Floor) during the week of

MAY 14-18, 2018

During this week, there will be times when we are UNABLE to issue any marriage licenses or weapons carry licenses - new or renewal.

*** We will accept items for FILING as required by law ***

We will do our best to accommodate you, but please plan accordingly.

Office Hours


Our office is located on the 1st floor of the Hall County Courthouse. Office hours are 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday except county holidays when the Hall County Courthouse is closed.

Duties & Responsibilities


Probate Court issues marriage licenses and weapons carry licenses as well as handles estates when a person dies and guardianship and conservatorship proceedings for minors or incapacitated adults. Probate Court also has exclusive jurisdiction over commitments to involuntary evaluation and treatment for people with mental, drug, or alcohol issues.

Expanded Jurisdiction


Hall County Probate Court has expanded jurisdiction under Article 6, Title 15, Chapter 9 of the Official Code of Georgia. The code requires that probate judges in counties of population over 96,000 must have the same qualifications as a Superior Court judge, including a minimum of 7 years of experience practicing law.