The Supreme Court of South Australia has exclusive jurisdiction in this State to make orders in relation to the following probate matters:
- validity of Wills of deceased persons;
- appointment of an executor or administrator of a deceased estate; and
- administration of deceased estates.
The Probate Registry deals with applications for grants and other related matters. Registry staff will examine applications to ensure compliance with the relevant rules and legislation.
Registry staff may provide guidance and general information on making an application for a grant:
Probate staff do not provide legal advice.
For information on your legal rights and responsibilities, we encourage you to talk to a lawyer to obtain advice regarding your situation.