Probate consultation

Justice Minister Shailesh Vara has written to the chair of the Justice Select Committee about the launch of a consultation on probate fees.


Letter from Shailesh Vara, Courts Minister, to Chairman of Justice Select Committee

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The consultation on probate applications sets out reforms designed to introduce a more progressive fees regime and increase income to support a more sustainable courts and tribunals service.

Published 18 February 2016