Apply for a grant of probate online and administer an estate yourself with this unique service
In-depth, comprehensive, online ‘Do it Yourself’ service, giving you everything you need to ensure you have dealt with the estate in line with your responsibilities and liability as a personal representative; while being supported throughout by our award-winning team of specialist Bereavement Advisers.
This toolkit can be used whether a Grant of Representation (also known as the Grant of Probate, Administration or Confirmation) is required or not, even if a Will was not left.
With around half of the population looking to deal with the process themselves following a death, it is important to understand what is expected of you when sorting the affairs of someone who has died. Executor Toolkit can help with the following:
Register a death
Arrange a funeral
Secure property, arrange care for dependents and pets
Apply for the Grant of Representation (also known as the Grant of Probate, Administration or Confirmation
Securely produce Government forms within the toolkit
50 pre-populated letter templates for notifying organisations, beneficiaries and other interested parties
Organise the clearance or sale of a property
Arrange bereavement counselling
Estate accounts produced in accordance with the law in England & Wales
Time-saving, as everything is in one place
Trusted links to expert services
Access to the initial steps; helping you with the immediate things to be done when someone has died is completely free of charge. Continue using the Executor Toolkit to administer the estate for a one-off fee of £x (inclusive of VAT)
And what’s more, this can be reimbursed from the estate later on.
It’s important to know before you begin the process, that if you feel you need additional professional support at any time, you can talk to one of my legal friends who will be able to help you. If you want a helping hand throughout the process, you can upgrade to Executor Toolkit Plus.