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Form PA1A: Apply for probate (deceased did not leave a will)

Use this form to apply for the legal right to deal with someone’s possessions if they've died and didn't leave a will. This is known as a ‘grant of representation’ or ‘grant of probate’.

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Apply for probate (the person did not leave a will)

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Ffurflen gwneud cais am Brofiant Mae’r ffurflen hon ar gyfer gwneud cais lle nad yw’r unigolyn sydd wedi marw wedi gadael ewyllys sydd yn ymdrin ag asedau yng Nghymru a Lloegr

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Published 27 November 2018
Last updated 30 September 2019 + show all updates
  1. Revised PA1A.
  2. Revised Welsh PA1A published.
  3. Removed link to HMRC as it is not needed.
  4. First published.