***For the remainder of 2018, we ask that you exercise patience with our office as we undergo a renovation to extend our file capacity. This renovation means that many files will not be easily accessible, and we request at least a three day’s notice for any files needing to be pulled for public review.***
The Probate Court of Cobb County has exclusive jurisdiction in the following matters:
• Probate of wills • Appointment and removal of executors and administrators • Sale and disposition of estate property • Appointment and removal of guardians of minors and incapacitated adults • Audit of returns of executors, administrators, and guardians • Commitments of the mentally ill, alcohol and drug abusers • Issuance of marriage licenses • Issuance of weapons carry licenses • Miscellaneous services such as issuance of fireworks permits, recording of elected officials’ oaths and bonds, and • Certificates of residence.