Applying for probate
- The Which? guide to the entire probate process
- How to obtain the Grant of Probate
- Key tasks in estate administration
- What you'll get from a probate solicitor
What's in this guide
Understand the key steps when dealing with the estate of someone who has died.
How to get a grant of probate, plus the fees you'll pay and the forms you'll need to fill in.
Carrying out probate yourself could save thousands of pounds. We explain what the process involves.
The process of using a solicitor or bank to carry out probate, plus typical fees for each.
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