Store a will with HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS)

A guide for people who want to store their will or codicil (an update to the will) with HM Courts & Tribunals Service



You can use this guide to understand:

  • how to store a will or codicil securely with HMCTS
  • what you will need to store them
  • the fee to pay for this service
Published 28 May 2020
Last updated 29 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. addition of help with fees process

  2. Updated guidance to reflect the new PA7ENV label that must be used when posting a will to HMCTS. Updated contact information. Updated process for arranging an appointment to store a will.

  3. First published.