Hours of Operation

Filing Hours
8:00am - 4:00pm

Customer Service Hours
8:00am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Hours of Staff Operation
8:00am - 12:30pm and 1:30pm - 4:30pm


Wayne County Probate Court
1307 Coleman A. Young Municipal Center
2 Woodward Avenue Detroit, Michigan 48226

Phone 313-224-5706

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2024 Scheduled Closings
New Year's Day Monday January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Monday January 15
** Records/Training Day Thursday

February 1

Good Friday (Closed at noon) Friday

March 29

** Records/Training Day Thursday

April 25

Memorial Day Monday May 27
Juneteenth Wednesday June 19
Independence Day Thursday July 4
** Records/Training Day Thursday

July 25

Labor Day Monday September 2
Columbus Day Monday October 14
** Records/Training Day Thursday

October 24

Election Day Tuesday

November 5

Thanksgiving Day Thursday November 28
Day after Thanksgiving Friday November 29
Christmas Eve Tuesday December 24
Christmas Day Wednesday December 25
* Closed Thursday December 26
* Closed Friday December 27
* Closed Monday December 30
New Year's Eve Tuesday December 31

* The Wayne County Probate Court will be open for emergency pleadings and to conduct mental health and emergency hearings.

**Only emergency filings will be accepted (mental health pick up/transport orders, petitions for immediate funeral/burial arrangements, guardianships involving life threatening medical emergencies, conservatorships with immediate pending evictions/foreclosures/shut off notices, estates where immediate access to residence is necessary, requests for ex-parte temporary restraining orders, and emergency petitions filed by Adult Protective Services and Child Protective Services). 

Mental Health and DD Hearings Schedule 2024 Mental Health and DD Hearings Schedule 2023