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CAFR

Please click here to view a current list of the Walton County CAFR. The CAFR is written for the financially-oriented reader who has a strong interest in an in-depth, detailed explanation of how funds are spent in Walton County. Please note: These are large documents.

Annual Citizens Report

Please click here to view the lastest Annual Citizens Reports for Walton County.
Fraud, Waste, & Abuse

To file a complaint, click here for the Fraud, Waste & Abuse Hotline.

Wills, Probate, & Guardianships

Pursuant to 5.030 Probate Rules of Court every guardian and every personal representative, unless the personal representative remains the sole interested person, shall be represented by an attorney admitted to practice in Florida.

For more information concerning estates or guardianships, contact your lawyer or the law library. If you do not have a lawyer, contact the Florida Bar Lawyer Referral Service.

Florida Bar Lawyer Referral Service
1-(800) 342-8011

Okaloosa County Law Library
(850)651-7256

 

 

Shalimar Courthouse Annex
1250 North Eglin Parkway
Shalimar, Florida 32579

 

 

 

Location

Forms

Walton County Courthouse
Probate Division, Room 208
571 U.S. Highway 90 East
DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32433
(850)892-8115

Forms are available through the Florida Bar.

 

Probate

Walton County Courthouse Annex
31 Coastal Centre Boulevard
Santa Rosa Beach, Florida 32459
(850)267-3066

Wills are filed only after a death. The law requires the will to be filed with the Clerk of the Circuit Court within (10) ten days. There is no fee for filing a will.

 

 

Guardianship

 

  • Guardianship is the duty or authority of a person lawfully invested to manage the estate of another.
  • There are various types of guardianships.
  • An attorney can assist you in determining what type, if any, is needed.
  • There are programs available to help guardians understand some of the basics involving Guardianships. Please contact Northwest Florida State College at (850)729-6085 for more information.