This page will provide you with the following:
Links to the Wayne County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.
You'll also find links to:
- frequently asked questions about Michigan probate,
- probate forms and fees for Wayne County,
- land records office locations for Wayne County.
Wayne County Probate CourtCounty Seat: (Detroit) FIPS: 26163 - pop.1,793,561
Where to file?
Where do I file a petition for probate in Wayne County, Michigan?
In the Michigan Court system, probate is handled by the "Probate Courts"
The Probate Court for Wayne County:
NAME OF COURT:
Wayne County Probate Court
2 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226
PROBATE COURT DIRECTORY FOR ALL MICHIGAN COUNTIES
For a Directory of all Michigan Probate Courts, see,
FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE
Michigan Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:
FORMS & FEES
Michigan Probate Forms, for use in all of Michigan
Wayne County PROBATE FEES:
Wayne County, Michigan Probate Fees Information:
Wayne County Probate Fees Page
Where can I check county land records?
In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.
STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE
COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE