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Purchasing a copy of a will | Access to wills | Birmingham City Council

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Purchasing a copy of a will

Do obtain a copy of a will you will need:

  • full names of deceased
  • exact date of death
  • date of probate/administration
  • place of probate

Copies can be ordered from Birmingham District Probate Registry, either by post or in person. They can supply copies of wills/letters of administration in respect of any of the Probate Registries in England and Wales.

The cost of ordering a will from Birmingham Probate Registry is £6.00 and cheques/postal orders should be made payable to HMCTS.

Copies can also be obtained from the postal service of the Probate Service at York or any Probate Registry.