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Elmore County Probate Office


100 East Commerce Street
P.O. Box 280
Wetumpka, Alabama  36092
(334) 567-1140 Phone

The Probate Office is located on the first floor of the Elmore County Courthouse in downtown Wetumpka.  The offices are responsible for licensing, recording, tags and titles, and Probate Court.

Drivers, motorcycle, commercial drivers licenses and non-drivers identification are no longer available in the Probate Office.  The new location for these licenses is 303 Hill Street, Wetumpka.  Hours of the office are Monday through Friday from 8-12pm and 1-4pm. 

The functions of the Probate Court are to preside over wills, administrations, annexations, commitment and condemnation hearings, property records and perform rites of marriage.  The Probate Judge is responsible for county elections.  The Judge is also responsible for processing name changes, legitimations, adoptions, conservatorships, and guardianships.

 Marriage licenses and certificates, boat registrations and business licenses are issued in the License Division of the Probate Office in the courthouse.  In addition, the division offers resident hunting, non-resident hunting, resident fishing, non-resident fishing, lifetime and specialty licenses. 

The Recording Department records mortgages, judgments, corporations, affidavits, delegations/acceptances, deeds, liens, lien releases, notaries, plats, and powers of attorney.

The Tag and Title Department issues automobile and motorcycle registrations, special tags, titles and mobile home decals.

The Probate Office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The County operates two part-time satellite offices.  The Millbrook satellite office is open 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  The Millbrook Tag Office phone number is 285-3054.  The Tallassee satellite office is open from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. every Tuesday.  The Tallassee location only processes tags.  The Tallassee Tag Office phone number is 252-1515.