Probate Court

Independence Day Holiday
ANNOUNCEMENT: In Observation of Independence Day, Glynn County Probate Court will be closed Thursday, July 4th, 2019 and will reopen for our regular business hours Friday, July 5th, 2019. We at Probate Court hope you have a safe and happy 4th of July.
- Judge Duncan, and Staff

Probate Court exercises jurisdiction in:

  • probate of wills
  • administration of estates
  • appointment of guardians
  • involuntary hospitalization of incapacitated adults and other dependent individuals

This court also:

  • administers oaths of office
  • issues marriage licenses
  • issues weapons carry licenses
  • issues certificates of residency
  • issues permits for fireworks displays (Application for Fireworks Displays)
  • performs background checks for Weapons Carry Licenses, adoptions, and guardianship's.

Please Note: The Probate office is accepting Marriage License Applications and Weapons Carry License Applications Monday through Friday only from 8:30AM-4:30PM.