Principal Probate Registry Office London.
Note: as at April 2011 the Principal Probate Registry London seems to be taking 3 months or so just to arrange interviews.
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Here is the address of the Principal Probate Registry office London:
London Probate Department, Principal Registry of the Family Division, First Avenue House, 7th Floor, 42-49 High Holborn, Holborn. London WC1V 6NP. Tel: 020 7947 6939
General London Probate Registry Enquiries 020 7947 6939.
London Probate Registry Helpline and requests for application forms 0845 3020 900.
Personal London probate application enquiries 020 7947 7462 / 7414.
Solicitors enquiries, London Probate Registry 020 7947 7462 / 7414.
Safe custody / Caveat and Summons enquiries 020 7947 7022 (alternative storage – more expensive but much more helpful). If you are storing a Will, and you don’t have Lasting Powers of Attorney click the link they are VITAL).
How to obtain a copy of a will (recorded message with instructions) 020 7947 6983.
General Fax 020 7947 6946.
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