Probate in general terms, is the process of applying to the Courts for a grant allowing the executor of the estate to process the transfer of assets of the deceased. Probate will usually advance in one of the following two ways;
The process of applying for either a Grant of Probate or Letters of Administration varies in time depending on where the application must be made. As of July 2014 in Dublin, it takes approximately 10-12 weeks for the application to be processed by the Probate Office. The process is expedited by proper execution of the documents necessary for the application, ensuring that there are no mistakes to be found later in the process, thus preventing delay of the distribution of the estate.
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