Letters of Administration
Letters of Administration grant authority to administer the estate of someone who has died without making a Will. When a person dies without a Will, interested parties, such as beneficiaries, banks and insurance companies, will require someone to be granted Letters of Administration before funds of the deceased are released.
Szabo & Associates' wills and probate lawyers can assist you in applying for 'Letters of Administration' to the Supreme Court of New South Wales.
How to Apply for Letters of Administration in Sydney & New South Wales
In the event that a valid Will has not been left, Szabo & Associates' Wills and Probate lawyers can assist you with applying for 'Letters of Administration' to the Supreme Court of NSW. In these circumstances, there is legislation that details how an estate may be distributed and by whom. The Supreme Court can appoint an Administrator to distribute the estate under the Succession Act 2006 (incorporating the old Wills, Probate and Administration Act 1898).
Need Assistance Applying for Letters of Administration in Sydney?
For expert advice about applying for Letters of Administration, call Szabo & Associates Solicitors on 02 9281 5088 or book a consultation.