Probate files contain all the legal documentation required for the granting of probate on a will i.e. the legal administration of an estate.
The Christchurch High Court had civil and criminal jurisdiction in its local area, with the judges travelling to outlying areas.
Services are currently suspended due to COVID-19 — for details visit www.archives.govt.nz.
We aim to supply this within 15 working days subject to demand.
Archives New Zealand, Christchurch Regional Office 15 Harvard AvenueWigram Christchurch 8042
Ph: 03 377 0760 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org