Wills & Probate

Probate Price Guide (Uncontested)

We can help you through this difficult process by obtaining the Grant of Probate on your behalf. We will also undertake the collecting and distributing of assets. How much does this service cost?

How much does this service cost?

Estate under £325,000 - £2850.00 plus vat*

Application for a Grant of Probate - £850.00 plus vat*
Administer and Settle the Estate - £2000.00 plus vat*


Estate £325,001 - £500,000 - 1% of net value of estate plus vat*


Estate over £500,001 - 2% of net value of estate plus vat*

*Vat charged at 20%

This includes: obtaining the grant, collecting assets and distributing them.


Breakdown of costs:

Legal fees £2850.00

VAT on legal fees £570.00


*Vat charged at 20%

(Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties, such as Court fees. We handle the payment of the disbursements on your behalf to ensure a smoother process.)

As part of our fixed fee we will:

On average, estates that fall within this range are dealt with within 10 - 12 months. Typically, obtaining the grant of probate takes 6 – 8 weeks. Collecting assets then follows, which can take between 3 – 6 months. Once this has been done, we can distribute the assets, which normally take 6 months from the grant of probate.

Potential additional costs

The exact cost will depend on the individual circumstances of the matter. For example, if there is one beneficiary and no property, costs will be at the lower end of the range. If there are multiple beneficiaries, a property and multiple bank accounts, costs will be at the higher end.

We will handle the full process for you. This quote is for estates where:

We do not deal with trust registration and certain other tax matters but will recommend you to a firm of accountants with whom we work closely with but there is no financial link between ourselves and this firm.