- the probate of wills
- administration of estates
- appointment of guardians (minor and adult)
- involuntary hospitalization of incapacitated adults and other individuals
The Probate Court of Candler County also issues marriage and firearms licenses, and birth and death certificates.
Many forms relating to the various functions of the Probate Court of Candler County can be downloaded from https://www.gaprobate.org/forms.php. Some forms are provided on the Candler County Probate Court website and in the following subsections: