Forms may be obtained at the Livingston County Juvenile Court by calling (517) 546-1500 or emailing

Emancipation is the process for teenagers to obtain legal independence from their parents’ control. The petitioner must be between 16 – 18 years of age. Visit the Michigan Legal Help website or Section 722.4a-e in the Michigan Compiled Laws for more information regarding emancipation.

What to Submit to the Juvenile Court

Juvenile Court
Livingston County Official Logo


(517) 546-1500


Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed County Holidays

Judicial Center

204 S. Highlander Way
Suite 3
Howell, MI 48843


(517) 546-3731