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If the executor of a will dies before the person’s estate has been distributed, the responsibility of applying for probate will fall to someone else.
A grant of representation is a document needed to confirm you are the executor of someone’s will. This document gives you the right to apply and administer the Estate, this process is commonly known as probate.
Explore everything you need to know about obtaining a grant of probate.
Probate is typically a fairly lengthy process, but is it a costly one too?
If you’re the executor of a will and the person owned assets in Scotland, you’ll need to apply for confirmation instead of probate.