Winchester District Probate Registry

Visit or contact us:


1st Floor
Southside Offices
The Law Courts
SO23 9EL

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)


(Solicitors enquiries)


0300 303 0648

(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.

No parking

Parking is not available at the Court, however, the nearest car park is Tower Street/Sussex Street which is less than a five minute walk, and there is a park and ride off Junction 11 as well as two further park and rides off Junction 10 of the M3. Limited blue badge parking is available on site (please contact the venue for details)

Disabled access

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

Hidden Disabilities Sunflower network

Lanyards available on request.

Assistance dogs

Guide dogs are welcome at this court.

Hearing Loop

Loop hearing facilities are available at this court.

Interview room

Three interview rooms on upper floor and four in the family suite.  

Baby changing facility

Baby changing facilities are available at this court.

Wireless network connection

This court has wireless Internet access available within the building.

Translators or Interpreters

Get an interpreter at a court or tribunal.

Winchester District Probate Registry

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Court codes for legal professionals

DX: 96900 Winchester 2

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