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DORSET SOLICITORS FOR BUSINESS AND PERSONAL LIFE

How much do we charge to apply for a Grant of Representation?

We can help you through this difficult process by obtaining the Grant of Representation on your behalf. 

How much does this service cost?

We charge a fixed fee of £895.00 to £995.00 (depending on complexity) plus VAT & disbursements for our assistance in obtaining the grant of representation when there is no inheritance tax to be paid.

There is an additional fee of £195.00 plus VAT if an application to transfer an unused nil rate band is needed to reduce the inheritance tax liability.

Example:

Legal fees:

£895.00

           VAT:

£179.00

Application fee:

£280.50

Total price:

£1,354.50


The probate application fee is a disbursement which is payable to HM Courts & Tribunals Services. 

What does the fixed fee service include?


Our fee assumes that: 


How long will this take?

On average, this type of application is completed within eight to twelve weeks.