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New Hanover County, North Carolina Probate Court: New Hanover County District Court Probate Division

Population 202,667
County Seat Wilmington

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the New Hanover 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 North Carolina probate,
  • probate forms and fees for New Hanover County,
  • land records office locations for New Hanover County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in New Hanover County, North Carolina?

In the North Carolina Court system, probate is handled by the "Superior Courts"

The Superior Court for New Hanover County:

NAME OF COURT:

New Hanover County District Court Probate Division

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

(910) 772-6612

ADDRESS:

W. Allen Cobb Judicial Annex Building

316 Princess Street, Suite 328

Wilmington, NC 28401

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

North Carolina Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.nccourts.org/Support/FAQs/FAQs.asp?Type=18&language=1

FORMS & FEES

STATE

North Carolina Probate Forms, for use in all of North Carolina

North Carolina Probate Forms

 

New Hanover County PROBATE FEES:

New Hanover County, North Carolina Probate Fees Information:

North Carolina Probate Fees URL

New Hanover County Probate Fees Page

LAND RECORDS

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

http://www.ncard.us/Directory/CountyMap.htm

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://etax.nhcgov.com/pt/forms/htmlframe.aspx?mode=content/home.htm