Estate Administration

Life can change in an instant.

Dealing with the estate administration process can be a difficult time, especially after the recent loss of a loved one. Administering an estate can quickly become complicated, which is why Robertson Hyetts has dedicated lawyers that know when to expect challenges and how to overcome them with ease and efficiency.

Please read our guide on estate administration based on commonly asked questions.

Our difference

Our experienced team will help you efficiently navigate the responsibilities required of an estate administrator.

Acting as the executor or administrator of a Will can often be a demanding and lengthy process. Dealing with the paperwork required by financial institutions and superannuation funds, ensuring that all necessary organisations and government departments are notified, arranging the sale of assets and communicating with beneficiaries are all part of the process.

We will be your partner throughout this process. This may include arranging the funeral, applying for Probate, corresponding with government agencies and financial institutions, and other administrative tasks, to distribute the assets in accordance with the terms of the Will.

Robertson Hyetts has attentive and experienced lawyers that not only assist you navigate the legal and administrative tasks required, but also support your communication with beneficiaries and family members.

Contact our team

Our Estate administration planning experts in Bendigo and Castlemaine are ready to help you.

Estate adminsitration
Knowledge Base

If there’s something you have questions about, it’s likely our team already have the answers and insights you need.

We’re ready to help.

Common questions

How do I find the Will?
Who arranges the funeral?
Are there death duties or a death tax?

Your Estate administration experts

Bendigo Office

386 Hargreaves Street
Bendigo, Victoria 3550
Phone: 03 5434 6666
Fax: 03 5434 6667

Castlemaine Office

157 Barker Street
Castlemaine, Victoria 3450
Phone: 03 5472 1588
Fax: 03 5472 4808

Online Meetings

If you can’t make it to either of our offices, we’re happy to meet with you online to discuss your needs.

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We acknowledge and extend our appreciation for the Dja Dja Wurrung People, the Traditional Owners of the land that we live and work on, and pay our respects to leaders and Elders past, present and emerging.

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