Commissioners Court


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.

Office Location and Hours

The Probate Division is located in the Probate Courthouse on 200 West 8th Street, Suite 140, Austin Texas. Please do not use this address as the mailing address. We are open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except legal holidays.

Contact the Probate Division


(512) 854-9188


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Postal Mail:

Probate Division
Travis County Clerk
PO Box 149325
Austin, TX 78714

Commercial Carrier (FedEx, UPS, USPS Express or Priority Mail, etc.):

  Probate Division
Travis County Clerk
5501 Airport Boulevard
Austin, TX 78751-1410

Probate Department Moving

The County Clerk’s Office Probate Division will be moving to the new Probate Courthouse at 200 West 8th Street on Friday, October 23, 2020. All filings for the current posting week ending at 4pm Thursday, October 22, 2020 will be taken and posted on time as usual. Please continue efiling as normal as the Probate Division of the County Clerk’s Office is not expected to be down more than a day. Please bear with us while we adjust and reconnect to our systems. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Travis County Clerk maintains the county's records, administers elections, and oversees legal documentation (such as property deeds, marriage licenses and assumed name certificates).

Main Phone Line: (512) 854-9188 | 24 Hour Voter Hotline: (512) 238-VOTE (8683) | Election Division: (512) 854-4996 | Misdemeanor Division: (512) 854-9440