Monday through Friday

8:00 am to 12:30 pm

Closed between 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Location


Wayne County Probate Court
1307 Coleman A. Young Municipal Center
2 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48226

 

Phone 313-224-5706

 

Map

Parking Information

Request For Accommodations - ADA

The Court is located on the 13th floor of the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center. 

Keep in mind that it may take some time to process forms.  You may have to return if all your paperwork is not in order or if a hearing is required. Due to the volume of customers, plan on arriving no later than 3:30 pm as you may not be serviced the same day.

For information regarding name changes, parental waivers, and emancipation, please contact the County Clerk's Office located in Room 201 of the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center, Two Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI.

Security


You will be subject to building security before you enter the court.  Be prepared to pass through a metal detector and have your belongings searched.  Forbidden items are as follows: Ammunition, aerosols (or any spray device), can openers (of any kind, including P38's), combs (metal or rattail), drug paraphernalia, illegal drugs, explosive/hazardous materials, handcuffs, heavy metal objects, metal flatware, needles (unless medical documentation is provided), sharp objects or blades, weapons (except those with law enforcement I.D. and badge), and weapon-like objects (bats, clubs, batons, etc., including toys and replicas).  Subsequently, surrendered and/or confiscated items will not be returned.

2018 Scheduled Closings

New Year's Day

Monday

January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday

January 15

Good Friday (Closed at noon)

Friday

March 30

Memorial Day

Monday

May 28

Independence Day

Wednesday

July 4

Labor Day

Monday

September 3

Columbus Day

Monday

October 8

* Records Day

Thursday

October 25

Election Day

Tuesday

November 6

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday

November 22

Day after Thanksgiving

Friday

November 23

Holiday Party (Closed at noon)

Friday

December 21

Christmas Eve

Monday

December 24

Christmas Day

Tuesday

December 25

* Closed

Wednesday December 26

* Closed

Thursday

December 27

* Closed

Friday

December 28

New Year's Eve

Monday

December 31

*The Wayne County Probate Court will be open to accept mental health and emergency pleadings and to conduct mental health and emergency hearings.

Mental Health Hearings Schedule 2018

2019 Scheduled Closings

New Year's Day

Tuesday

January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday

January 21

* Records Day

Tuesday

January 29

Good Friday (Closed at noon)

Friday

April 19

* Records Day

Tuesday

April 23

Memorial Day

Monday

May 27

Independence Day

Thursday

July 4

* Records Day

Thursday

July 25

Labor Day

Monday

September 2

Columbus Day

Monday

October 14

* Records Day

Thursday

October 24

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday

November 28

Day after Thanksgiving

Friday

November 29

Holiday Party (Closed at noon)

Monday

December 23

Christmas Eve

Tuesday

December 24

Christmas Day

Wednesday

December 25

* Closed

Thursday December 26

* Closed

Friday

December 27

* Closed

Monday

December 30

New Year's Eve

Tuesday

December 31

*The Wayne County Probate Court will be open for emergency pleadings and to conduct mental health and emergency hearings.

Mental Health Hearings Schedule 2019