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NOTICE: The Greater Manchester Probate Court will close due to inclement weather in the event the State of Connecticut Superior Court for the Judicial District of Hartford closes. Please consult local news sources to determine if the State of Connecticut Superior Court in Hartford has closed due to weather conditions.

Welcome to the Home Page of the Greater Manchester Probate Court. Our Court serves the communities of Andover, Bolton, Columbia and Manchester.

We are located at 66 Center Street, Manchester, Connecticut 06040. Our hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday.

The Probate Court handles decedent’s estates, conservatorships, trusts, guardianships for minors, persons with mental disabilities, name changes, adoptions and numerous other matters. The Probate Court does not handle criminal, motor vehicle or dissolutions of marriages. Those matters are handled by the State of Connecticut Superior Court.

We have included a link to the webpage for the State of Connecticut Probate Administration. http://www.jud2.ct.gov/webforms/default.htm#PROBATE. Many forms used in the Probate Court can be accessed at that site address.

The Greater Manchester Probate Court is pleased to offer Court services at the Columbia Town Hall every other Wednesday afternoon, from 1:00-4:00pm beginning September 28, 2011. During these hours, you can pick up forms for any Court matters; drop off documents for filing with the Court or meet with the Court Clerk to begin a new matter. If you would like an appointment to meet with the Clerk, please call (860) 647-3227.