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    • KarenP77
    • By KarenP77 12th May 19, 8:34 PM
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    Copy of Will
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    • 12th May 19, 8:34 PM
    Copy of Will 12th May 19 at 8:34 PM
    Hi

    Does anyone know if the executors of a Will are notified if you order a copy of it through the government website?

    Thanks
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    • Mojisola
    • By Mojisola 12th May 19, 8:38 PM
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    No-one is notified.
    • Yorkshireman99
    • By Yorkshireman99 12th May 19, 8:40 PM
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    • 12th May 19, 8:40 PM
    Hi

    Does anyone know if the executors of a Will are notified if you order a copy of it through the government website?

    Thanks
    Originally posted by KarenP77
    They are not. It is a matter of public record and anyone can request a copy.
    • tehone
    • By tehone 12th May 19, 8:43 PM
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    • 12th May 19, 8:43 PM
    I can't imagine they would be - how would the information be kept up to date?
    • Marcon
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    No. You're just ordering a copy of a document which is in the public domain because probate has been granted.
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