Barristers Solicitors Mediators

Located in O'Connor, Perth


+618 9331 5722

  • A caveat is not only relevant to WA land titles; they also have a role to play in the administration of deceased estates in Western Australia. What is a Caveat on Probate? A caveat on probate (also called a probate caveat or a caveat against an estate) is a document that is lodged at the Probate Registry of the WA Supreme Court to prevent someone from obtaining authority to administer the estate of a deceased person. For example, if someone believes that the deceased did not have testamentary capacity at the time that they signed their last Will, they may lodge a probate caveat to prevent the executor obtaining a […]