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Search online for a will, grant of representation or probate document for a death in or after 1858
Find out if you need to apply for probate to deal with the estate of someone who’s died. Discover how to apply for probate or letters of administration and what to do if there’s no will.
Probate is the legal right to deal with someone’s property, money and…
You can apply for probate if you’re named as an executor in either the…
If the person did not leave a will, the most ‘entitled’ inheritor can…
Before applying for probate you must estimate the estate’s value and find…
You can apply for probate yourself online or by post. This can be cheaper…
The death certificate will be returned to you. The will and any additions…
Get a divorce: apply online or by post.
Find decisions on Employment Tribunal cases in England, Wales and Scotland.
A deed poll recognises a change of name of an adult or child - make your own, use official forms, or get one through a specialist agency or solicitor
How to take legal action if someone owes you money (small claims court), how much it costs, what happens next. Includes information from withdrawn guidance EX303, EX304, EX306, EX321, EX325 and EX350.
Check you can get a divorce, agree or disagree with a divorce petition, what to do if your husband or wife lacks mental capacity.
The home of HM Courts & Tribunals Service on GOV.UK. HM Courts & Tribunals Service is responsible for the administration of criminal, civil and family courts and tribunals in England and Wales.
Make a claim against someone who owes you money or manage an existing claim: small claims court.
The only service you can use to pay your court fine online, or by telephone using a credit or debit card.
Get money off your court or tribunal fees if you do not have much in savings, and get certain benefits or have a low income
Use court finder to find a court in England and Wales or a tribunal in England, Wales and Scotland
The steps you must take when someone dies - register a death, report a death with Tell Us Once, coroners, funerals and death abroad
Magistrates’ court lists in England and Wales will be published online for the first time, making it easier to access listing information.
What to do if you're asked to do jury service - taking time off work, delaying jury service, claiming expenses. Includes information from the withdrawn 5222, 5222A and Juror Charter guidance
Find out the main fees if you need to make a money claim, get a divorce, or you are involved in another type of case in the Civil or Family Courts. (EX50)
Pay civil or family court fees or tribunal fees, get help with fees if you're on a low income or getting benefits.
Plead guilty or not guilty to a traffic offence
When your husband or wife applies for divorce: how to respond, agree or disagree, start your own proceedings, court hearing, apply for a decree absolute.
Who has parental responsibility for looking after children, and how to apply for parental responsibility if you were unmarried to the mother or are not on the birth certificate
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