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Request for Judicial Records

View the New Jersey Judiciary Records Request Form

If You Need to Find Out Who the Administrator/Executor or Attorney Is for an Estate

This is called a search, the cost is $10.00 for each estate. Please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Union County Surrogate, 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07207. Provide the Name of the Decedent and the last known address. We will provide you with the name and address of the Executor/Administrator for the estate. All claims on any estate should be filed with the legal representative of the estate.

If You Need Additional Executor Certificates for a Probate Matter

If you have already probated the estate and need additional certificates you may send $5.00 for each certificate to the

Union County Surrogate
Courthouse
2 Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07207.

Please enclose the name of the Decedent, date of death, and a self-addressed, stamped, envelope.