Contact Information

The Allen County Probate Court is located on the Third Floor of the Allen County Courthouse, 301 N. Main St. in Lima, Ohio. The Court is open to the public for business from 9:00 A.M. until 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday each week. The Court is closed  on those days designated by the Allen County Commissioners as public holidays.

Those holidays are presently as follows:

 New Year's Day
Veteran's Day
Martin Luther King Day 
Thanksgiving Day and following Friday
President's Day                                                        
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
 Christmas Day


The Court may also be closed for business due to weather or other emergencies. Persons intending to visit the Court are encouraged to call ahead to confirm that the Court is open for business if potential emergencies exist.

Physical Address:
Allen County Probate Court
301 N. Main Street, 3RD Fl.
Lima, OH 45801

Mailing Address:
Allen County Probate Court
P.O. Box 1243
Lima, OH 45802



The Court currently accepts some filings by FAX, but does not accept filings by e-mail.
FAX filing rules are found in the Local Rules of Court.