Legal Heirship Certificate

How & where can I apply for a Legal Heir certificate

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Posted by: Dhatri

Posted on: 2022-01-31

You can apply for Legal Heir Certificate to District Court, Thane

You can apply from SDM office.

A legal heir certificate is a document that establishes the relationship between the deceased person and the person claiming to be the legal heir. In India, the process of obtaining a legal heir certificate may vary from state to state. However, the general procedure is as follows: Approach the local revenue department office or the tehsildar's office in your area. In some states, the municipal corporation or panchayat office may also provide this service. Obtain the application form for a legal heir certificate. You may be required to submit the following documents along with the application form: Death certificate of the deceased person Aadhaar card of the deceased person Aadhaar card of the applicant Birth certificates of the legal heirs Any other relevant documents, such as property documents or bank account details Submit the application form and the supporting documents to the designated officer at the revenue department office. You may be required to pay a nominal fee for the certificate. The designated officer will verify the documents and conduct an inquiry to establish the relationship between the deceased person and the legal heirs. Once the verification process is complete, the legal heir certificate will be issued to the applicant. It is advisable to check the specific requirements and procedure for obtaining a legal heir certificate in your state, as they may differ slightly from the general procedure outlined above.

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