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Monmouth County, New Jersey Probate Court: Monmouth County Surrogate

Population 630,380
County Seat Freehold

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Monmouth 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 Monmouth County,
  • land records office locations for Monmouth County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Monmouth County, New Jersey?

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

The Superior Court for Monmouth County:

NAME OF COURT:

Monmouth County Surrogate

WEB ADDRESS:

Website Link

PHONE:

(732) 431-7330

ADDRESS:

Hall of Records, One East Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

New Jersey Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.essexsurrogate.com/

COUNTY INFO

Monmouth County Court Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.visitmonmouth.com/page.aspx?ID=1768

FORMS & FEES

STATE

New Jersey Probate Forms, for use in all of New Jersey

New Jersey Probate Forms

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Monmouth County court

Monmouth County Probate Forms:

http://www.visitmonmouth.com/page.aspx?ID=1761

 

Monmouth County PROBATE FEES:

Monmouth County, New Jersey Probate Fees Information:

New Jersey Probate Fees URL

Monmouth 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://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~natalieb/clerks.htm

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://oprs.co.monmouth.nj.us/oprs/clerk/ClerkHome.aspx?op=basic

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