A great tool to help families, executors and administrators discover what to do when someone dies. From the immediate steps to take, for example, registering the death, obtaining a death certificate, arranging a funeral, looking after dependents or securing the property; to distributing the property or possessions of the deceased. The steps are free to use, have a wealth of information and are available now; here on our website, just one click away.
If you are looking for the tools to administer an estate yourself, please take a look at the Executor Toolkit in the next section.
Access the 10 steps free of charge.
A Little More Help [ Executor Toolkit ]
Online tool that does everything a Probate solicitor would do
This online Executor Toolkit allows you to apply for a Grant of Probate and fully administer an estate online.
Low cost Estate Administration service
Stay in control when administering the estate
Stay on track with automated checklists
Work at your own pace and at any time of the day
Technical support included
One-off fixed fee
Our Legal Team will help you to handle the legal tasks and stay on track
With this Service you can:
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 all relevant HMRC forms
Generate over 50 pre-populated letters for notifying organisations, beneficiaries and other interested parties
Generate Estate accounts in accordance with the law in England & Wales
Organise the clearance or sale of a property
Arrange bereavement counselling
This option is for those who want to stay in control and save money by completing Estate Administration themselves, but who also want the structure and security of knowing that they haven’t missed a thing. Our Legal Team will support you all the way and be on hand to point you in the right direction and help you stay on track.
This powerful toolkit will prepopulate government forms, generate estate accounts using the information you input, store everything for you in one place, and much more.
When you have completed the Executor Toolkit, Estate Administration will be complete in accordance with the Law in England and Wales. Your documents will all be in one place and easy to find and share.
Create a free account and get started here. Technical support is available via online chat, or a free helpline. Call us on 0800 954 0112 to find out more about if this tool is right for you.
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Simple Estate Administration
Lots Of Help [ Simple Estate Administration ]
Fastest way to compete Estate Administration with a fixed fee
Our Legal Team will complete, and Fast Track, the Grant of Representation (also known as the Grant of Probate, Administration or Confirmation) Application for you in addition to all the great benefits of the Executor Toolkit.
Fast track Grant of Probate included (Grant of Probate Application time is reduced to weeks rather than months)
Funds are released more quickly
Free property sale if required
One off fixed fee
Save money and stay in control by completing some of the work yourself
A professional will handle the legal tasks and help you stay on track
Includes technical and legal support
Our Legal Team will help you with:
Stopping mail to the address of the deceased
Notifying government and financial institutions
Placing statutory notices
Calculating if Inheritance Tax (IHT) is payable (if yes this service is not suitable for you)
Arranging other relief, e.g. transfer of Nil Rate Band, if required
Preparing any Oath or tax forms needed
Completion of the Grant of Probate Application and any additional forms for you
Liaising with the Probate Registrar on your behalf, so an appointment is not needed
In addition, we will carry out other tasks on your behalf, for example, filling out a StopMail application; a service which removes the deceased name from direct marketing lists and stops unwanted mail, placing statutory notices and lots more.
Book a Callback and our Legal Team will be in touch to go through how we can support you.
The Simple Estate Administration service is an ideal option if you want to save money by completing some of the admin yourself, while feeling reassured that our Legal Team is with you every step of the way to complete legal tasks, prevent mistakes and speed things up.
Contact us via phone, email or book a callback. We will assign a member of our Legal Team to your case, who will help you to access the Toolkit and explain your next steps and how you can get started.
Simply hand everything over to a specialist. You will be assigned a Solicitor, who will deal with the entire matter for you. They will complete everything needed in order to finalise the Estate Administration.
Our Full Estate Administration Service is ideal for those who would like to hand everything over to a solicitor in order to complete the Estate Administration and fulfil their obligations as an Executor or Personal Representative.
Full Estate Administration is especially recommended should the estate be taxable or involve Trusts.
A fast-tracked Grant of Probate is included and completed on your behalf.
Contact us to discuss your requirements. A solicitor will be assigned to your case and advise you of any steps you need to take to get started.