Supreme Court of Tasmania


Probate Rules

The Probate Rules 1936 are not available on the Tasmanian Government Legislation web site. 

To assist people wishing to access the Rules, the Court provides access to the text of the rules through the links below. The pages have been proof-read but should not be relied on as the authorised version of the Rules. Alternatively a copy of the Probate Rules (updated to 1 August 2012) can be downloaded in Word format.

PROBATE RULES 1936 - TABLE OF PROVISIONS

 

No Rule
1-3A INTRODUCTION 
4-6 NON-CONTENTIOUS BUSINESS
7-12 EXECUTION OF A WILL
13 PROBATE COPIES OF WILLS
14-15 INTERLINEATIONS AND ALTERATIONS
16-17 ERASURES AND OBLITERATIONS
18-19 INSTRUMENTS REFERRED TO IN A WILL
20 APPEARANCE OF THE PAPER
20A-20B APPLICATIONS RELATING TO PROOF OF WILLS AND PERSONS PRESUMED DECEASED
21-45A AS TO LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION 
46-55 RESEALING OF GRANTS
56-66 GENERAL RULES AND ORDERS FOR THE REGISTRAR
67-68A RENUNCIATIONS
69-76 AFFIDAVITS
77-82 CAVEATS
82A AMENDMENT AND REVOCATION OF GRANTS
83-86 CITATIONS
87-88 NOTICE TO KING'S PROCTOR
89-90 ATTENDANCE WITH DOCUMENTS
91-93 SUBPOENAS TO BRING IN TESTAMENTARY PAPERS
94-101 COSTS FEES AND CHARGES
102 GENERAL
103 APPENDIX