Pre-application matters

Pre-application matters guidance:

The need for a grant The production of a grant of probate or letters of administration is usually necessary to establish the right to recover or receive any part of the...

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[insert name and address of beneficiary] [insert date] Dear [insert name of beneficiary] The late [name of deceased] [We OR I] regret to inform you of the death of the...

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[insert name of beneficiary] [insert address of beneficiary] [insert date] Dear [insert name of beneficiary] The late [name of deceased] also known as [enter other name...

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[insert name of beneficiary] [insert address of beneficiary] [insert date] Dear [insert name of beneficiary] The late [name of deceased] [also known as [enter other name...

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This document provides general guidance on the immediate steps following a death and introduces the probate procedure for non-professional personal representatives and...

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ARCHIVED: This Precedent has been archived and is no longer maintained as oaths were replaced by statements of truth from 27 November 2018 under changes introduced by the...

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Role of the court The High Court has jurisdiction in relation to probates and letters of administration, in particular all contentious and non-contentious jurisdiction...

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[enter name of relevant council] [enter address of relevant council] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Council Tax Reference Number...

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National Processing Centre Royal Mail Redirections Centre PO Box 944 Stoke on Trent ST1 5DB [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased]...

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[name of client] [address of client] [insert date] Dear [name of client] Re: [enter name of deceased]—deceased The papers to obtain the Grant of Representation to the...

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[enter name] [enter address] Dear [[insert organisation name] OR [name of accountant]] The late [name of deceased] National insurance Number: [enter national insurance...

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[enter bank name] [enter bank address] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account[s] number[ed]: [enter joint account number(s)]. Address: [enter...

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[enter bank name] [enter bank address] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account(s) number(ed): [enter account number(s)]. I regret to inform...

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[enter building society name] [enter building society address] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account[s] number[ed]: [enter account...

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[enter name and address of the insurer] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Policy Number [enter policy number] [We are OR I am]...

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[name of client] [address of client] [insert date] Dear [name of client] Re: [name of deceased] deceased [We OR I] have now obtained the Grant of [Probate OR Letters of...

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[enter name card company] [enter address of card company] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Ref: [enter account number or details...

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[enter name of employer] [enter address of employer] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] [We are OR I am] instructed by the personal...

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[enter company name] [enter company address] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account[s] number[ed]: [enter account number] Address: [enter...

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[enter name of estate agent] [enter address of estate agent] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Property: [enter address of deceased] [We are OR...

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[enter company name] [enter company address] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account[s] number[ed]: [enter account number(s)] Address: [insert...

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[HM Revenue & Customs Self Assessment PO Box 4000 Cardiff CF14 8HR OR HM Revenue & Customs Pay As You Earn PO Box 1970 Liverpool L75 1WX] [enter date] Dear [insert...

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[enter name of broker] [address of broker] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Policy Number: [enter policy number] Property: [enter...

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[enter name of the insurer] [enter address of the insurer] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Policy number [enter policy number]...

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[enter name of the insurer] [enter address of the insurer] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Policy Number [enter policy number]...

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[name of Bank/Building Society] [address of Bank/Building Society] Dear [insert organisation name] Re: [insert name of deceased] [We are OR I am] instructed by [insert...

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[enter name of company] [enter address of company] [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] [Policy OR Policies OR numbered: [enter policy...

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[enter name of mobile telephone company] [enter address of mobile telephone company] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account[s] number[ed]...

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National Savings and Investments Glasgow G58 1SB [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Account[s] number[ed]: [enter account number(s)]...

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National Savings and Investments, Glasgow, G58 1SB [enter date] Dear [insert organisation name] The late [name of deceased] Premium Bold [holder’s] number: [enter holders...

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