Probate Court

ANNOUNCEMENT!! In Celebration of the Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., Glynn County Probate Court will be closed Monday January 20, 2020 and will reopen for our regular business hours, Tuesday January 21, 2020. We at Probate Court hope you have a wonderful and safe Holiday. 

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.