Court Information

The Honorable Bruce E. Wright


Walton County Probate Court Homepage

Georgia Probate Courts exercise exclusive, original jurisdiction in the probate of wills, administration of estates, appointment of guardian and conservator (minor and adult) and involuntary hospitalization of incapacitated adults and other individuals.
Bruce E. Wright, Probate Judge of Walton County, and his staff administer oaths of office, issue marriage licenses, weapons carry permits, and process United States Passport applications.  Unless a jury trial is requested, Judge Wright hears certain misdemeanors, traffic cases, and violations of state game and fish laws.

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  • PASSPORT APPLICATIONS: Probate Court is temporarily suspending processing of passport applications. You may contact the Passport Agency via telephone at 1-877-487-2778 for further direction. We apologize for any inconvenience.

We accept VISA/MASTERCARD for payment for certain procedures/applications.* Contact a Probate Clerk for more information.  *A convenience fee will apply.

To pay your ticket online, visit or call 1-800-262-0128. Thank you.