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London Probate Registry Office – Principal Probate Registry.

save-IHTMay 2018. London Probate Registry / Department, Principal Registry of the Family Division, First Avenue House. 7th Floor, 42-49 High Holborn,  Holborn. London WC1V 6NP. They do not register births or deaths, they are a Probate Court. If you just want forms, call 0300  123 1072. Or download them here.

Horrendous increases in Probate Fees delayed by the election mean that Lifetime Planning is critical, even if it is fairly last minute.  Our resident experts can help.

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London Probate Department

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.

Please note that the London Probate Registry (The Principal Probate Registry) is a branch of the Court and does NOT deal with registering births deaths or marriages. Bear in mind that they are there to deal with probate applications rather than provide advice!

New London Probate Registry  Phone Numbers.

Enquiries: 0207 421 8509.


But should you need professional help, please contact us.

Why not download our FREE Guide to London probate and What to do on death – HERE.   Why pay London Probate fees when you could potentially save as much as half and benefit from a much more personal service?

If you need help with Probate in London, at very non-London prices, which not give us a call – we promise to find help at very modest fees compared with London probate fees!

Probate help London

Probate help London Probate Registry

Here is the address of the Principal London Probate Registry office.

London Probate Department, Principal Registry of the Family Division. First Avenue House, 7th Floor, 42-49 High Holborn,  Holborn. London WC1V 6NP.

London Probate Registry Helpline and requests for application forms 0300 123 1072.

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 Registry general fax 0207 421 8513.  Technical enquiries 0207 421 8510.


If you need professional advice (and modest fees) in dealing with Probate in London, please do contact us.

We can arrange fees which are especially competitive for London probate cases.    An initial chat with our people is available on most weekdays, and one of our senior staff is usually available on Saturdays from 9.30 to 12.30 to answer clients questions informally.   We are easily contactable by phone, fax, email or Skype 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.

Principal London Probate Registry Office.

Main list of Probate Registry Offices.