Fixed fee probate application

Includes

  • 60 minutes technology enabled meeting taking instructions from the executor
  • Preparing application documents
  • Advertising in the West Australian and the Gazette if required (excluding advertising costs) 
  • Preparing renunciation or consent forms (if required) for any executor attending the conference
  • Legal documents are prepared based on instructions and review of fact find
  • Signing and witnessing documents
  • Lodgement the probate application with the Court ($370 application fee is not included)
  • Notifying the executor when the Grant of Probate has issued and forwarding to executor the original and certified copies if required
  • Up to 1 hour attendance with the executor obtaining additional information and giving advice if required

The “Fixed Fee Probate Application” is only appropriate for simple estates and if there is no family provision claim by unsatisfied beneficiaries. The fixed fee is based on the assumption that the executor knows what are the assets and liabilities of the estate.

Fixed fee letters of administration

Excludes

  • More than 2 meetings with executor to finalise estate
  • Travel to meet executor
  • Translation of documents
  • Advice on issues other than those matters specifically scoped
  • If the Will is disputed and advice and litigation required to be undertaken
  • Dealing with overseas property
  • Ordering a death certificate
  • Payment of any government, court or other external fees

We can quote for any of these services

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