Wilkinson County Probate Court

Traffic Citations

The Wilkinson County Probate Court is responsible for the disposition of traffic citations.

Marriage Licenses

The Wilkinson County Probate Court is responsible for issuing Marriage Licenses.

Weapons Carry Licenses

The Wilkinson County Probate Court issues firearms licenses, also known as “Georgia Weapons Carry License,” governed by O.C.G.A.§16-11-126 through 134.

Birth/Death Certificates

The Wilkinson County Probate Court is the custodian of vital records for Wilkinson County. You may obtain certified copies of birth and death certificates.

Probate Court

The Wilkinson County Probate Court has exclusive jurisdiction over the probate of wills, administration of estates, temporary guardianship of minor wards, permanent guardianship and conservatorship over minor and adult wards, and applications for year’s support awards. 

There are filing fees associated with all petitions and these fees are due upon filing.  Once you have filed your pleadings and paid the filing fees, you will be scheduled a time to appear before the Judge and have your petition heard as all matters are handled by appointment only. 

Forms for these procedures and additional information are available in the office or by clicking the button below.

Public Records

Certain public Wilkinson County Probate Court records can be viewed at:

All records prior to April 2021 are only available for viewing in person at the office.

Certain records such as adult and minor guardianship cases are confidential and not available for public viewing

Lisa V. Dykes

Lisa V. Dykes

Probate Judge/Chief Magistrate

Bradasia Mims

Deputy Probate/Magistrate Clerk