Newcastle District Probate Registry

Visit or contact us:


2nd Floor
Kings Court
Earl Grey Way
NE29 6AR

If challenging a probate application (‘entering a caveat’) you must email if you want to request an in-person appointment. Do not call the registry as they will be unable to make an appointment over the phone.

Additional information

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(Personal Applicants Enquiries)


(Solicitor Enquires)


0300 3030 648

(Ongoing & Digital Applications)

0300 123 1072

(Help to make a paper application)

Building facilities

If you have a disability and need help coming to a hearing, please contact 0300 123 1072.

Disabled access

This building has level access to the building entrance, and court room.  

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Translators or Interpreters

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Newcastle District Probate Registry

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Court codes for legal professionals

DX: 61081 Newcastle upon Tyne 14

Professional users’ court and tribunal access scheme

This location participates in this scheme

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