Grant of Probate
Before an executor elected in a deceased’s will proceeds to manage or distribute the property, the Executor should get what are called “Grant of Probate”.
Grant of Probate means endorsement by a court of competent jurisdiction authorising the executor named in the testator’s last will to administer the testator’s estate.
Application for Grant of Probate:
The petition should among other things, state the time of the testator’s death, testators assets, and whether the will attached was duly executed by the deceased.