Essex County, New Jersey Probate Court: Essex County Surrogate's Court
County Seat Newark
This page will provide you with the following:
Links to the Essex 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 New Jersey probate,
- probate forms and fees for Essex County,
- land records office locations for Essex County.
Where to file?
Where do I file a petition for probate in Essex County, New Jersey?
The Superior Court for Essex County:
NAME OF COURT:
Essex County Surrogate's Court
Hall of Records, Room 206
465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102
PROBATE COURT DIRECTORY FOR ALL NEW JERSEY COUNTIES
FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE
FORMS & FEES
New Jersey Probate Forms, for use in all of New Jersey
Essex County PROBATE FEES:
Essex County, New Jersey probate fees information:
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
COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE