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Probate Court Info for Albany County, New York


Albany County, New York Probate Court: Albany Surrogate Court

Population 304,204
County Seat Albany

This page will provide you with the following:

Links to the Albany 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 York probate,
  • probate forms and fees for Albany County,
  • land records office locations for Albany County.

Where to file?

Where do I file a petition for probate in Albany County, New York?

In the New York Court system, probate is handled by the "Surrogate"s Court Courts"

The Surrogate"s Court Court for Albany County:

NAME OF COURT:

Albany Surrogate Court

WEB ADDRESS:

https://www.nycourts.gov/courts/3jd/albany/3JD-Albany%20Surrogate%20Court.shtml

PHONE:

(518) 285-8585

ADDRESS:

16 Eagle Street, Room 123 
Albany, NY 12207

MAP:

GoogleMap

FAQ/SELF-HELP INFO FOR PROBATE

STATE INFO

New York Courts Self Help Materials for Probate:

http://www.nycourts.gov/courthelp/WhenSomeoneDies/probate.shtml

FORMS & FEES

STATE

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

New York Probate Forms:

https://www.nycourts.gov/forms/surrogates/probate.shtml

COUNTY-SPECIFIC

Additional Local Probate Forms specifcally for Albany County court

Albany County Probate Forms:

https://www.nycourts.gov/courts/3jd/Forms/3JD-Forms.shtml

 

Albany County PROBATE FEES:

Albany County, New York probate fees information:

http://www.nycourts.gov/forms/filingfees.shtml

Albany County Probate Fees Page:

https://www.nycourts.gov/courts/3jd/Forms/AlbSurr_feeschedule_2.pdf

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.nysac.org/

COUNTY LAND RECORDS OFFICE

http://www.albanycounty.com/government/departments/countyclerk/services/getacopyofanydocument.aspx

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