The County Clerk serves as Clerk of the Court for the Travis County Probate Court. This court hears issues associated with the estates of deceased persons, guardianships for incapacitated persons, mental health commitments, and eminent domain cases. The Clerk’s Probate Division issues citations, writs of execution, abstracts of judgment, letters of guardianship, letters testamentary, protective orders, notices, and other documents as required by law or requested by customers.
If you have matters before the Probate Courts, you may find it useful to review information such as Probate Court Local Rules or e-Filing Rules. These documents and others are located on the Travis County Probate Court webpage.