Miscellaneous Dept. (Apt Searches/Safety Deposit Box Searches) Phone: 347-404-9680 Kingsurremail@example.com Accounting Department (Estate & Trust Accountings) Phone: 347-404-9685 Kingsurrfirstname.lastname@example.org Guardian / Adoption Department (Infant / 17A Applications) Phone: 347-404-9664 Kingsurremail@example.com Probate Department (Decedents leaving a will) Phone: 347-404-9670 Kingsurrfirstname.lastname@example.org Administration Dept. / Small Estates (Decedents leaving no will) Phone: 347-404-9690 KingSurr-Admin@nycourts.gov Cashier / Certificates / Certifications (Fees) Phone: 347-404-9730 Kingsurremail@example.com Records Department Phone: 347-404-9710 Kingsurrfirstname.lastname@example.org Law Department Phone: 347-404-9700 Important Info
Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.17 – Face covering requirement. The NYS Bar Association has established a Pro Bono program to offer free counsel on certain Surrogate’s Court matters. Please visit their website at nysba.org/surrogatescourt for more information. For NYSCEF assistance or the E-Filling Resource Center, please contact 646-386-3033 or email@example.com. You can also visit https://iapps.courts.state.ny.us/nyscef/HomePage for more information.NOTICE OF MANDATORY E-FILING FOR MATTERS FILED IN KINGS COUNTY SURROGATE’S COURT: Effective March 21st, 2022, all submissions filed in the Kings County Surrogate’s Court shall be e-filed through the New York State Courts Electronic Filing System (NYSCEF). Submissions that are not e-filed shall be rejected and deemed a nullity. Notwithstanding, courtesy copies are required for all accounting proceedings, affidavits of due diligence and affidavits of publications. Please be advised that applications that require a working copy will not be reviewed until such time that a courtesy copy has been received. Exceptions to the above mandatory e-filing requirement are filings of original wills and death certificates. Counsel or parties who opt-out of e-filing are exempt from this requirement. To opt-out, counsel or parties must file with the Clerk of the appropriate Department, Notice of Opt-Out from Participation in Proceedings Subject to Mandatory Electronic Filing form. This form may be found at https://iappscontent.courts.state.ny.us/NYSCEF/live/forms/notice.of.optout.surr.pdf. Further, unrepresented persons, are automatically exempt from any obligation to e-file and will only participate in e-filing if they choose to do so. WebSurrogate is now available in Kings County. Please visit https://websurrogates.nycourts.gov/ to access WebSurrogate.