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Applying for confirmation: Completing Form C5

When applying for confirmation to administer someone’s estate after they have died, you must complete various probate forms and send them to the Sheriff Court. The main probate form to use to apply for probate is a C1 Confirmation Application… Find out more

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What to do when someone dies in Scotland

When you’re named as the executor of a Will, you’re being asked to take responsibility for administering the estate of the person who made the Will, called the testator, after they have died. After someone dies, executors are expected to… Find out more