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Santa Cruz County, California Probate Court: Santa Cruz County Superior Court

Population 262,382
County Seat Santa Cruz

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Santa Cruz County probate court's website, the address, a map and a phone number to call to get more information.

You'll also find links to:

  • frequently asked questions about California probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Santa Cruz County,
  • land records office locations for Santa Cruz County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Santa Cruz County, California?

In the California Court system, probate is handled by the "Superior Courts"

The Superior Court for Santa Cruz County:

NAME OF COURT:

Santa Cruz County Superior Court

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

(831) 420-2200

ADDRESS:

Office Location:
Superior Court of California,
County of Santa Cruz
701 Ocean Street, Room 110
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

California Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.courts.ca.gov/8865.htm

COUNTY INFO

Santa Cruz County Court Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.santacruzcourt.org/divisions/probate

FORMS & FEES

STATE

California Probate Forms, for use in all of California

California Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Santa Cruz County court

Santa Cruz County Probate Forms:

http://www.santacruzcourt.org/node/15

 

Santa Cruz County PROBATE FEES:

Santa Cruz County, California Probate Fees Information:

California Probate Fees URL

Santa Cruz County Probate Fees Page

LAND RECORDS

Where can I check county land records?

In order to transfer ownership of real property after someone dies, you need to find the last recorded property deed. A county land records office is the place to research and request such deeds.

STATE LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/certlic/birthdeathmar/pages/countyrecorderoffice.aspx

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://sccounty01.co.santa-cruz.ca.us/ASR/

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