After Petition is filed – do the Proof of Service PC564
PC564 Proof of Service – For Petition and Notice of Hearing, stating you did serve all interested parties
PC563 Publication of Notice of Hearing & PC617 Declaration of Intent to Give Notice by Publication – Only needed if last known address of interested parties (parents) is unknown.
Once you file your petition for guardianship, a Lawyer-Guardian Ad Litem will be appointed to visit the proposed ward, conduct a home visit with the proposed guardian, draft a report and make recommendations to the judge.
PC571 Acceptance of Appointment – court will provide
MC97A Addendum to Personal Identifying Information is needed to complete the Acceptance of Appointment
Notice of Duties for Limited Guardianship of Minor
PC633 Letters of Guardianship - $12 for each certified copy
PC653 Order Regarding Appointment of Limited Guardian of a Minor
DUE ANNUALLY DURING ADMINISTRATION*
PC654 Annual Report of Guardian On Condition Of Minor
Please note that Clinton County Probate Court is prohibited by law from giving legal advice on any of the above proceedings other than to answer your specific questions regarding filing requirements. You should consult with an attorney if you have specific legal questions regarding which method of administration to use given your specific circumstances. MCL 700.1211.
*Clinton County does not send out reminders of upcoming due dates, or bills for fees.