Hours of Operation


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

Phone 313-224-5706

Request For Accommodations - ADA

2021 Scheduled Closings
New Year's Day Friday January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday January 18
** Records Day Tuesday

January 26

(Closed at noon) Friday April 2
** Records Day Thursday

April 29

Memorial Day Monday May 31
Independence Day Monday July 5
** Records Day Thursday

July 29

Labor Day Monday September 6
Columbus Day Monday October 11
** Records Day Tuesday

October 26

Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 25
Day after Thanksgiving Friday November 26
Christmas Eve Friday December 24
Christmas Day Monday December 27
* Closed Tuesday December 28
* Closed Wednesday December 29
* Closed Thursday December 30
New Year's Eve Friday December 31

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

**Only emergency filings will be accepted (mental health pick up/transport orders, petitions for immediate funeral/burial arrangements, guardianships involving life threatening medical emergencies, conservatorships with immediate pending evictions/foreclosures/shut off notices, estates where immediate access to residence is necessary, requests for ex-parte temporary restraining orders, and emergency petitions filed by Adult Protective Services and Child Protective Services). 

(opens in new window)Mental Health Hearings Schedule 2021 Mental Health Hearings Schedule 2021