The Principal Registry:
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London Probate Office, the Probate Department, Principal Registry of the Family Division, First Avenue House. 7th Floor, 42-49 High Holborn, Holborn, WC1V 6NP. They do not register births or deaths, they are a Probate Court. If you just want forms, do NOT call the Probate Registry, call 0300 123 1072. Or download them here. The phone, the fax numbers and email address for the London Probate Registry are further down. Read the update on the front page before going any further.
Are you sure you are doing the right thing? If you need honest, straightforward and relatively inexpensive professional help with Probate at sensible fees, please call us on 03 300 102 300. We will be delighted to have a free initial chat. Please remember that we are a business, and whilst we are always happy to have a free exploratory chat, it must be brief. You might want to check the Common Question Page (link to the right) first though!
For a route and location map go here.
New London Probate Office Department / The Principal Registry Numbers
Enquiries: 0207 421 8509 10-4.30. Closed at weekends. Card payments: 0207 421 8509 9.30 to 3.
If you need help in London, at very sensible out of City prices, which not give us a call – we promise to find help at very modest fees compared with local probate fees!
Safe custody / Caveat and Summons enquiries as above (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).
London Probate Department / The Principal Registry general fax 0207 421 8513. Technical enquiries 0207 421 8510.
If you need professional advice (and modest fees) in dealing with an estate in London, please do contact us.
We can arrange fees which are especially competitive for London cases, so should be of serious interest to anyone using the London Probate Registry. An initial chat with our people is available on most weekdays, to answer clients questions informally – or just use the enquiry form to the right. We are easily contactable by phone or email and you will not often be told we are too busy to speak to you.
Better yet we are on your side to ensure fees are fair.
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