The Supreme Court of South Australia has exclusive jurisdiction in this State to make orders in relation to the:
- 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. Probate officers will examine applications to ensure compliance with the relevant rules and legislation.
The Probate Registry keeps a register of all grants issued by the Court. If you wish to search for a grant issued after 1980 then please go to CourtSA.
If you are looking for a grant issued before 1980 then please email the Court at firstname.lastname@example.org
Registry Staff may provide directions on making an application for a grant but will not provide legal advice.
We can help you with general information on:
For more information on your legal rights, responsibilities and options we encourage you to talk to a lawyer to obtain specific advice regarding your situation.