Courts

Court name: Barnstable Probate and Family Court

Court Location: 3195 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630

Register’s Office
Phone 508-375-6710
Fax 508-362-3662
Probate and Estates
Phone 508-375-6725
Guardianships
Phone 508-375-6730
Equity
Phone 508-375-6728
Domestic Relations and Divorce
Phone 508-375-6722
Paternity
Phone 508-375-6714
Protection from Abuse
Phone 508-375-6846
Probation Department
Phone 508-375-6735
Fax 508-362-3759

Public Transportation: The court is accessible by the Barnstable Villager line of the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There is free parking located within the court complex.

Court name: Bristol Probate and Family Court

Court location: 40 Broadway, Suite 240 Taunton, MA 02780

Register’s Office
Phone 508-977-6040
Probation Department
Phone 508-977-4980

Public Transportation: Public transportation is available in the area through GATRA or at 800-483-2500

Directions: There are municipal parking lots/garages within walking distance of the court. However, all parking immediately surrounding the Court is metered parking. Be sure to allow sufficient time to find appropriate parking.


Court name: Bristol Probate and Family Court -Fall River

Court location: 289 Rock Street, Fall River MA 02720

Register’s Office
Phone 508-672-1751
Fax 508-673-7068
Probation Department
Phone 508-672-1751
Fax 508-673-7068

Public Transportation: Public transportation is available in Fall River through the SRTA or 508-999-5211

Directions: There is meter parking on the street immediately surrounding the Courthouse.


Court name: Bristol Probate and Family Court -New Bedford

Court location: 505 Pleasant Street New Bedford, MA 02740

Register’s Office
Phone 508-999-5249
Fax 508-999-1211
Probation Department
Phone 508-999-5249
Fax 508-999-1269

Public Transportation: Public transportation is available in New Bedford through the SRTA or at 508-999-5211

Directions: There are 2 parking garages within walking distance of the Court. However, all parking immediately surrounding the Court is metered parking. Be sure to allow sufficient time to find appropriate parking.

Court name: Berkshire Probate and Family Court

Court location: 44 Bank Row Pittsfield MA 01201

Register’s Office
Phone 413-442-6941
Fax 413-443-3430
Probation Department
Phone 413-443-9469

Public Transportation: The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority provides bus service daily throughout the Pittsfield area, as well as destinations from South and North County. The BRTA telephone number is 413-499-2782.

Parking: There is some limited on street parking located around the court complex. There are also municipal parking lots located in the downtown area on First Street, West Street, Depot Street and Summer Street.

Court name: Duke Probate and Family Court

Court location: 81 Main St, Edgartown, MA 02539

Clerk’s Office
Phone 508-627-4703
Fax 508-627-7664
Probation Department
Phone 508-897-5418

Public Transportation: The Edgartown District Court is accessible by the following routes on the Vineyard Transit Authority: Route 1, Route 6, Route 8 and Route 13.

Parking: There is a free parking lot located behind the courthouse and there is also free street parking.

Court name: Essex Probate and Family Court

Court location: 45 Congress Street Suite 170 Salem MA 01970

Register’s Office
Phone 978-744-1020
Domestic Relations Matters
Phone 978-744-1020
Probate Matters
Phone 978-744-1020
Probation Department
Phone 978-744-1020

Public transportation: The courthouse is accessible by regular bus service

Parking: Parking is available at the courthouse.


Court name: Essex Probate and Family Court -Lawrence

Court location: 2 Appleton Street Lawrence MA 01840

Register’s Office
Phone 978-686-9692
Fax 978-687-3694
Probation Department
Phone 978-744-1020
Fax 978-741-5732

Public Transportation: The court session in Lawrence is located at the Fenton Judicial Center. It is accessible by the Haverhill line of the MBTA. The closest station to the courthouse is the Lawrence Station stop, which is approximately 1/2 of a mile from the courthouse. Buses are also available through the Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There are two paid parking lots near the courthouse as well as one paid garage adjacent to the courthouse and some local meter parking.

Court name: Franklin Probate and Family Court

Court location: 101 Munson Street, Greenfield Corporate Center, Greenfield MA 01302

Register’s Office
Phone 413-774-7011
Fax 413-774-3829
Probation Department
Phone 413-774-2229

Public transportation: The court is accessible by public transportation through the Franklin Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There is free parking available on Munson Street.

Court name: Hampden Probate and Family Court

Court location: 50 State Street, Springfield MA 01102

Register’s Office
Phone 413-748-7760
Fax 413-781-5605
Probation Department
Phone 413-748-7797
Fax 413-748-8615

Public transportation: The court is accessible using the following routes of the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority: Blue 6, Blue 7, Green 1, Green 2, Green 5 and Green 8.

Parking: There are several paid garages near the courthouse, as well as metered street parking.

Court name: Hampshire Probate and Family Court

Court location: 33 King Street, Northampton MA 01060

Register’s Office
Phone 413-586-8500
Fax 413-584-1132
Probation Department
Phone 413-586-8503
Fax 413-586-5670

Public transportation: The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority provides bus service through the greater Northampton area. The PVTA telephone number is 413-781-7882.

Parking: There is limited on street parking located around the court complex. There is also a municipal parking lot located in downtown Northampton on Armory Street, as well as municipal parking lots on Hampton Street and Old South Street.

Court name: Middlesex Probate and Family Court

Court location: 208 Cambridge Street, Cambridge MA 02141

Register’s Office
Phone 617-768-5800
Fax 617-225-0781
Accounts
Phone 617-768-5969
Adoptions
Phone 617-768-5898
Appeals
Phone 617-768-5999
Divorce
Phone 617-768-5850
Equity
Phone 617-768-5902
Motions
Phone 617-768-5919
Paternity
Phone 617-768-5990
Probate
Phone 617-768-5858
Probation Department
Phone 617-768-5989

Public transportation: Public transportation for the Middlesex Probate and Family Court in Cambridge, at either the 208 Cambridge Street location or the 121 Third Street satellite location can be accessed via the green line to the Lechmere Station stop or multiple bus routes. If you arrive at Lechmere station the main courthouse is diagonally across the street. The Third Street location is just at the corner of the main courthouse and two blocks down on the left.

Parking: There is metered parking around the building, an open-air lot across the street at a flat rate and two parking garages which charge hourly. One is at the Cambridgeside Galleria Mall on 1st Street and the other is between 1st and 2nd Street, with the entrance on the cross street, Thorndike Street

Court name: Nantucket Probate and Family Court

Court location: 16 Broad Street, Nantucket MA 02554

Register’s Office
Phone 508-228-2669
Fax 508-228-3662
Probation Department
Phone 508-228-2669

Public transportation: There is public transportation in the town of Nantucket.

Parking: There is limited parking around the court building, however it is time zoned.

Court name: Norfolk Probate and Family Court

Court location: 35 Shawmut Road, Canton MA 02021

Register’s Office
Phone 781-830-1200
Fax 781-830-4310
Probation Office
Phone 781-830-1249
Fax 781-830-4320

Public transportation: Courthouse accessibility by public transportation is limited. The Rt 128 Providence and Stoughton Commuter Rail stop is located approximately one and a half miles from the courthouse.

Court name: Plymouth Probate and Family Court

Court location: 52 Obery Street, Plymouth MA 02360

Probation Department
215 Main Street
Brockton, MA 02301
Clerk’s Office
Phone 508-747-6204
Fax 508-746-6846
Probation Department
Phone 508-897-5400
Fax 508-583-2545

Public transportation: Courthouse accessibility by public transportation is limited. The Rt 128 Providence and Stoughton Commuter Rail stop is located approximately one and a half miles from the courthouse.

Parking: There is free parking located at the courthouse.


Court name: Plymouth Probate and Family Court -Brockton

Court location: 215 Main Street, Brockton MA 02303

Register’s Office
Phone 508-897-5400 X2964
Fax 508-584-4142
Probation Department
Phone 508-897-5400 X 5422
Fax 508-583-2545

Public Transportation: The court is accessible by the Kingston/Plymouth and Middleborough/Lakeville lines of the MBTA. The closest stop to the courthouse is the Brockton Station, which is approximately 1/2 of a mile from the courthouse. The courthouse is also accessible using Bus Route 8 of the Brockton Area Transit.

Parking: There is no public parking available at this courthouse. Parking at your own expense is available in the vicinity of the courthouse at parking lots and garages and metered spaces on the streets.

Court name: Suffolk Probate and Family Court

Court location: 24 New Chardon Street, Boston MA 02114

Register’s Office
Phone 617-788-8301
Fax 617-788-8962
Probation Department
Phone 617-788-8360
Fax 617-788-8957

Public transportation: You can reach the courthouse using the MBTA via the subway using the Orange, Green, Blue or Red line. You can also reach the vicinity of the court using the Commuter Rail to North Station. It is strongly recommended that you check with the MBTA’s website to make sure you receive their updated routes. They offer a Trip Planner, which enables users to get personalized recommendations.

Parking: There is no public parking available at this courthouse. Parking at your own expense is available in the vicinity of the courthouse at parking lots and garages and metered spaces on the streets.

Court name: Worcester Probate and Family Court

Court location: 225 Main Street, Worcester MA 01608

Register’s Office
Phone 508-831-2200
Fax 508-752-6138
Probation Department
Phone 508-831-2200

Public transportation: The court is accessible using the Framingham/Worcester line of the MBTA. The closest stop to the courthouse is Worcester/Union Station which is about 1/2 a mile from the courthouse. The courthouse is also accessible through the Worcester Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There are paid parking lots and garages and metered street parking near the courthouse.

+ Barnstable

Court name: Barnstable Probate and Family Court

Court Location: 3195 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630

Register’s Office
Phone 508-375-6710
Fax 508-362-3662
Probate and Estates
Phone 508-375-6725
Guardianships
Phone 508-375-6730
Equity
Phone 508-375-6728
Domestic Relations and Divorce
Phone 508-375-6722
Paternity
Phone 508-375-6714
Protection from Abuse
Phone 508-375-6846
Probation Department
Phone 508-375-6735
Fax 508-362-3759

Public Transportation: The court is accessible by the Barnstable Villager line of the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There is free parking located within the court complex.

+ Bristol

Court name: Bristol Probate and Family Court

Court location: 40 Broadway, Suite 240 Taunton, MA 02780

Register’s Office
Phone 508-977-6040
Probation Department
Phone 508-977-4980

Public Transportation: Public transportation is available in the area through GATRA or at 800-483-2500

Directions: There are municipal parking lots/garages within walking distance of the court. However, all parking immediately surrounding the Court is metered parking. Be sure to allow sufficient time to find appropriate parking.


Court name: Bristol Probate and Family Court -Fall River

Court location: 289 Rock Street, Fall River MA 02720

Register’s Office
Phone 508-672-1751
Fax 508-673-7068
Probation Department
Phone 508-672-1751
Fax 508-673-7068

Public Transportation: Public transportation is available in Fall River through the SRTA or 508-999-5211

Directions: There is meter parking on the street immediately surrounding the Courthouse.


Court name: Bristol Probate and Family Court -New Bedford

Court location: 505 Pleasant Street New Bedford, MA 02740

Register’s Office
Phone 508-999-5249
Fax 508-999-1211
Probation Department
Phone 508-999-5249
Fax 508-999-1269

Public Transportation: Public transportation is available in New Bedford through the SRTA or at 508-999-5211

Directions: There are 2 parking garages within walking distance of the Court. However, all parking immediately surrounding the Court is metered parking. Be sure to allow sufficient time to find appropriate parking.

+ Berkshire

Court name: Berkshire Probate and Family Court

Court location: 44 Bank Row Pittsfield MA 01201

Register’s Office
Phone 413-442-6941
Fax 413-443-3430
Probation Department
Phone 413-443-9469

Public Transportation: The Berkshire Regional Transit Authority provides bus service daily throughout the Pittsfield area, as well as destinations from South and North County. The BRTA telephone number is 413-499-2782.

Parking: There is some limited on street parking located around the court complex. There are also municipal parking lots located in the downtown area on First Street, West Street, Depot Street and Summer Street.

+ Duke

Court name: Duke Probate and Family Court

Court location: 81 Main St, Edgartown, MA 02539

Clerk’s Office
Phone 508-627-4703
Fax 508-627-7664
Probation Department
Phone 508-897-5418

Public Transportation: The Edgartown District Court is accessible by the following routes on the Vineyard Transit Authority: Route 1, Route 6, Route 8 and Route 13.

Parking: There is a free parking lot located behind the courthouse and there is also free street parking.

+ Essex

Court name: Essex Probate and Family Court

Court location: 45 Congress Street Suite 170 Salem MA 01970

Register’s Office
Phone 978-744-1020
Domestic Relations Matters
Phone 978-744-1020
Probate Matters
Phone 978-744-1020
Probation Department
Phone 978-744-1020

Public transportation: The courthouse is accessible by regular bus service

Parking: Parking is available at the courthouse.


Court name: Essex Probate and Family Court -Lawrence

Court location: 2 Appleton Street Lawrence MA 01840

Register’s Office
Phone 978-686-9692
Fax 978-687-3694
Probation Department
Phone 978-744-1020
Fax 978-741-5732

Public Transportation: The court session in Lawrence is located at the Fenton Judicial Center. It is accessible by the Haverhill line of the MBTA. The closest station to the courthouse is the Lawrence Station stop, which is approximately 1/2 of a mile from the courthouse. Buses are also available through the Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There are two paid parking lots near the courthouse as well as one paid garage adjacent to the courthouse and some local meter parking.

+ Franklin

Court name: Franklin Probate and Family Court

Court location: 101 Munson Street, Greenfield Corporate Center, Greenfield MA 01302

Register’s Office
Phone 413-774-7011
Fax 413-774-3829
Probation Department
Phone 413-774-2229

Public transportation: The court is accessible by public transportation through the Franklin Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There is free parking available on Munson Street.

+ Hampden

Court name: Hampden Probate and Family Court

Court location: 50 State Street, Springfield MA 01102

Register’s Office
Phone 413-748-7760
Fax 413-781-5605
Probation Department
Phone 413-748-7797
Fax 413-748-8615

Public transportation: The court is accessible using the following routes of the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority: Blue 6, Blue 7, Green 1, Green 2, Green 5 and Green 8.

Parking: There are several paid garages near the courthouse, as well as metered street parking.

+ Hampshire

Court name: Hampshire Probate and Family Court

Court location: 33 King Street, Northampton MA 01060

Register’s Office
Phone 413-586-8500
Fax 413-584-1132
Probation Department
Phone 413-586-8503
Fax 413-586-5670

Public transportation: The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority provides bus service through the greater Northampton area. The PVTA telephone number is 413-781-7882.

Parking: There is limited on street parking located around the court complex. There is also a municipal parking lot located in downtown Northampton on Armory Street, as well as municipal parking lots on Hampton Street and Old South Street.

+ Middlesex

Court name: Middlesex Probate and Family Court

Court location: 208 Cambridge Street, Cambridge MA 02141

Register’s Office
Phone 617-768-5800
Fax 617-225-0781
Accounts
Phone 617-768-5969
Adoptions
Phone 617-768-5898
Appeals
Phone 617-768-5999
Divorce
Phone 617-768-5850
Equity
Phone 617-768-5902
Motions
Phone 617-768-5919
Paternity
Phone 617-768-5990
Probate
Phone 617-768-5858
Probation Department
Phone 617-768-5989

Public transportation: Public transportation for the Middlesex Probate and Family Court in Cambridge, at either the 208 Cambridge Street location or the 121 Third Street satellite location can be accessed via the green line to the Lechmere Station stop or multiple bus routes. If you arrive at Lechmere station the main courthouse is diagonally across the street. The Third Street location is just at the corner of the main courthouse and two blocks down on the left.

Parking: There is metered parking around the building, an open-air lot across the street at a flat rate and two parking garages which charge hourly. One is at the Cambridgeside Galleria Mall on 1st Street and the other is between 1st and 2nd Street, with the entrance on the cross street, Thorndike Street

+ Nantucket

Court name: Nantucket Probate and Family Court

Court location: 16 Broad Street, Nantucket MA 02554

Register’s Office
Phone 508-228-2669
Fax 508-228-3662
Probation Department
Phone 508-228-2669

Public transportation: There is public transportation in the town of Nantucket.

Parking: There is limited parking around the court building, however it is time zoned.

+ Norfolk

Court name: Norfolk Probate and Family Court

Court location: 35 Shawmut Road, Canton MA 02021

Register’s Office
Phone 781-830-1200
Fax 781-830-4310
Probation Office
Phone 781-830-1249
Fax 781-830-4320

Public transportation: Courthouse accessibility by public transportation is limited. The Rt 128 Providence and Stoughton Commuter Rail stop is located approximately one and a half miles from the courthouse.

+ Plymouth

Court name: Plymouth Probate and Family Court

Court location: 52 Obery Street, Plymouth MA 02360

Probation Department
215 Main Street
Brockton, MA 02301
Clerk’s Office
Phone 508-747-6204
Fax 508-746-6846
Probation Department
Phone 508-897-5400
Fax 508-583-2545

Public transportation: Courthouse accessibility by public transportation is limited. The Rt 128 Providence and Stoughton Commuter Rail stop is located approximately one and a half miles from the courthouse.

Parking: There is free parking located at the courthouse.


Court name: Plymouth Probate and Family Court -Brockton

Court location: 215 Main Street, Brockton MA 02303

Register’s Office
Phone 508-897-5400 X2964
Fax 508-584-4142
Probation Department
Phone 508-897-5400 X 5422
Fax 508-583-2545

Public Transportation: The court is accessible by the Kingston/Plymouth and Middleborough/Lakeville lines of the MBTA. The closest stop to the courthouse is the Brockton Station, which is approximately 1/2 of a mile from the courthouse. The courthouse is also accessible using Bus Route 8 of the Brockton Area Transit.

Parking: There is no public parking available at this courthouse. Parking at your own expense is available in the vicinity of the courthouse at parking lots and garages and metered spaces on the streets.

+ Suffolk

Court name: Suffolk Probate and Family Court

Court location: 24 New Chardon Street, Boston MA 02114

Register’s Office
Phone 617-788-8301
Fax 617-788-8962
Probation Department
Phone 617-788-8360
Fax 617-788-8957

Public transportation: You can reach the courthouse using the MBTA via the subway using the Orange, Green, Blue or Red line. You can also reach the vicinity of the court using the Commuter Rail to North Station. It is strongly recommended that you check with the MBTA’s website to make sure you receive their updated routes. They offer a Trip Planner, which enables users to get personalized recommendations.

Parking: There is no public parking available at this courthouse. Parking at your own expense is available in the vicinity of the courthouse at parking lots and garages and metered spaces on the streets.

+ Worcester

Court name: Worcester Probate and Family Court

Court location: 225 Main Street, Worcester MA 01608

Register’s Office
Phone 508-831-2200
Fax 508-752-6138
Probation Department
Phone 508-831-2200

Public transportation: The court is accessible using the Framingham/Worcester line of the MBTA. The closest stop to the courthouse is Worcester/Union Station which is about 1/2 a mile from the courthouse. The courthouse is also accessible through the Worcester Regional Transit Authority.

Parking: There are paid parking lots and garages and metered street parking near the courthouse.