Letters of Administration

We will prepare your Letters of Administration application and any consent notices on the spot in one fixed-price consultation.

If you wish to take charge of an intestate estate, you will probably need a Grant of Letters of Administration confirming your authority to manage the estate.

Applying for Letters of Administration or Letters of Administration with the Will Annexed involves submitting an application to the Supreme Court of Western Australia.

Unlike services offering document kits or templates, our experienced lawyers will prepare your application and take responsibility for seeing it through. Contact us to get started.


Our Fixed Fees

We use advanced technology to prepare and finalise your Letters of Administration application in one fixed-price consultation.

Letters of Administration

Letters of Administration $895

We will prepare and finalise your straightforward application for Letters of Administration or Letters of Administration with the Will annexed at a short consultation with our lawyers at our Perth offices.  We will file your application at the Court and let you know as soon as we receive the Grant.

Unable to attend our office? We can handle the matter by telephone and mail – please contact us.

Our fixed fee includes:

  • meeting with our legal team;
  • preparing an application by a beneficiary of the estate;
  • preparing consent forms as required;
  • signing and witnessing your application;
  • Court filing;
  • giving you the Grant.

Our fixed fee excludes:

  • Court filing fee ($370).

What to bring to the consultation:

  • your photo identification;
  • original death certificate;
  • the original Will (for applications for Letters of Administration with the Will Annexed);
  • the completed checklist.

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Our experience enables us to provide great service at competitive prices.


Telephone us on (08) 9220 4490 or book online to arrange your appointment.

You must have the original death certificate before attending your appointment.

We will email you a checklist of documents and information you will need to complete your application.

Gather the information and bring it with you to your appointment.

In most cases we can prepare your straightforward application for Probate, Letters of Administration or Letters of Administration with the Will Annexed on the spot during your consultation.

We will then lodge your application at the Supreme Court of Western Australia.

We will contact you to arrange for you to collect the Grant or we will send it to you by registered post.

The Court usually takes between 4 – 6 weeks to process your application and issue the Grant.

We can also assist you with property transfers and estate administration.


Find out whether you need a Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration by taking our quick quiz.

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