e-Filing is required for estate cases that started electronically (not in paper) at all probate division locations.
New: Probate Estate Publication Fee Increase as of April 1, 2021 – For estates requiring a publication fee, the fee will be $40 starting on April 1, 2021. This fee will be charged through the electronic filing process.
For all estates filed in probate division locations, please refer to this booklet Administering an Estate. It provides a guide to serving as a fiduciary of an estate.
Estate Checklists are listed on the Electronic Services page.
The following checklists ONLY apply to cases filed in paper before May 23, 2017 in the Probate Division in Brentwood, Concord, Dover or Laconia; and to cases filed in paper before June 14, 2017 in any other Probate Division location. These checklists do NOT apply to any new estate cases filed after June 14, 2017: