Temporary Custody & Guardianships for Minors


probate court fairfield ctUnder certain circumstances, it becomes necessary to appoint or remove a guardian of the person or estate of the minor. The Probate Courts of Connecticut are given the responsibility for such appointments and removals. Court-appointed guardians are responsible to the Court for protecting the interests of such minors.

For a more detailed look at guidelines for guardianship of minors click here.

Common Temporary Custody and Guardianship Forms:

PC-170 Report of Court-Appointed Attorney

PC-180 Second Sheet

PC-181 General Waiver

PC-183 Appearance of Attorney

PC-184 Request/Order – Waiver of Fees/Petitioner

PC-184A Request/Order – Waiver of Fees/Respondent

PC-400 Petition to Sell or Mortgage Real Property

PC-440 Inventory

PC-441 Fiduciary’s periodic or Final Account (Short Form)

PC-480 Probate Bond

PC-482 Appointment of Judge of Probate as Agent for Service by Non-Resident Fiduciary

PC-500 Petition/Removal of Guardian

PC-501 Petition/Immediate Temporary Custody

PC-502 Petition/Temporary Custody

PC-503 Petition/Appointment of Guardian of the Estate

PC-504 Petition/Appointment of Temporary Guardian

PC-510 Custodian’s Affidavit/Immediate Temporary Custody

PC-550 Physician’s Certificate/Immediate Temporary Custody

PC-570 Guardian’s Report/Guardianship of the Person of a Minor

PC-580 Receipt and Release of Guardian of Estate

PC-610 Affidavit/Temporary Custody, Removal, Termination, or Adoption