Probate Court Forms

For a complete list of forms, visit the State Court Administrative Office website, and select one of these categories:  Probate General, Guardians and Conservators, Estates and Trusts, or Mental Health.

Please Note: No Petition for Appointment of a Guardian or Conservator for an Adult, or Petition to Modify an existing adult guardianship or conservatorship will be accepted for filing without the name and contact information of the proposed guardian or conservator, and the completed clearance forms.


The following packets for Probate filings may be accessed below. These forms may be completed online and submitted via the online form on the "Contact Us" page, or submitted in person to the Court office. The associated packets are also available on the bottom of each page which corresponds to the type of filing.

*Note: Forms submitted online will be reviewed, however an appointment is still necessary to submit original forms and filing fees. Please call 231-547-7214 upon submission of forms.

Stepparent Adoption                                                                  *  MENTAL HEALTH (see note below)

Adult Conservatorship                                                               Please call 231-547-7214 for instructions prior to completing these forms             

Adult Developmentally Disabled                                                    Reopening a Decedent Estate                        

Adult Guardianship

Minor Conservatorship

Minor Full Guardianship

Minor Limited Guardianship

Petition and Order for Small Assignment

Filing an Estate
Petition to Re-Open an Estate

Adult and Other Adoption

Petition to Pay Burial or Other Claim