Garrett County Register of Wills

Employer / Organization

Garrettt County

Next Election

Nov 08, 2022

Filing Window

Feb 22, 2021 - Jul 01, 2022


The register of wills is responsible for the estates of county residents who pass away. The register determines the validity of wills, administers estates for those who have no wills, collects inheritance taxes and fees, and maintains related documents.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county board of elections. The elections department can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. The filing deadline listed is for third party and unaffiliated candidates. Candidates who wish to be run as part of a major party must meet earlier deadlines in order to participate in the primary election.

Submit application to:
Garrett County Elections Department, 2008 R Street 1 St., Mountain Lake Park, MD, 21550, US