Application for Guernsey grant—checklist
Application for Guernsey grant—checklist

The following Private Client guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Application for Guernsey grant—checklist
  • Application for Grant of Probate
  • Application for Letters of Administration
  • Deceased Guernsey domiciled
  • Deceased non-Guernsey domiciled

Application for Grant of Probate

Guernsey domiciled testator

The probate jurisdiction in Guernsey is administered by the Ecclesiastical Court. The daily business of the court is administered by the Registrar. The named executor must provide the Registrar with the following documents:

  1. the original Will

  2. the original death certificate

  3. the valuation of the gross estate at the date of the testator’s death, and

  4. the relevant fee

If the executor is not to attend court in person, they wi