The petition for administration shall be verified by the petitioner and shall contain:
Fla. Prob. R. 5.200
1977 Revision: Addition to (b)(5) to require an affirmative statement that the person sought to be appointed as personal representative is qualified to serve. Committee note expanded to include additional statutory references.
Substantially the same as section, Florida Statutes, and implementing sections through , Florida Statutes.
1988 Revision: Editorial changes. Committee notes revised.
1992 Revision: Addition of phrase in subdivision (b) to conform to 1992 amendment to section, Florida Statutes. Reference to clerk ascertaining the amount of the filing fee deleted in subdivision (g) because of repeal of sliding scale of filing fees. The remaining language was deemed unnecessary. Editorial changes. Committee notes revised. Citation form changes in committee notes.
2002 Revision: Addition of phrases in subdivision (j) to add references to wills probated in Florida where the original is in the possession of a foreign official. Editorial changes. Committee notes revised.
2003 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2007 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2007 Revision: Editorial changes in (h) and (i).
2010 Revision: Editorial change in (e) to clarify reference to Florida Probate Code.
2011 Revision: Subdivision (b) amended to limit listing of decedent's social security number to last four digits.
2012 Revision: Committee notes revised.
2014 Revision: Subdivision (c) amended to conform to Fla. R. Jud. Admin.. Committee notes revised.
2019 Revision: Subdivision (e) amended to require a statement identifying any other person who has equal or higher preference than the petitioner for the appointment of a personal representative under section, Florida Statutes. Subdivision (k) adopted to require a statement of the specific facts that show the petitioner's qualifications to serve as personal representative under sections and , Florida Statutes.
§, Fla. Stat. General definitions.
§, Fla. Stat. Notice.
§, Fla. Stat. Petition.
§, Fla. Stat. Preference in appointment of personal representative.
§, Fla. Stat. Who may be appointed personal representative.
§, Fla. Stat. Persons not qualified.
§ 733.304, Fla. Stat. Nonresidents.
§, Fla. Stat. Trust companies and other corporations and associations.
Fla. Prob. R.Pleadings; verification; motions.
Fla. Prob. R.Notice.
Fla. Prob. R.Service of pleadings and documents.
Fla. Prob. R.Waiver and consent.
Fla. Prob. R.Notice of petition for administration.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin.Service of pleadings and documents.
Fla. R. Jud. Admin.. Minimization of the Filing of Sensitive Information.