1 (844) 589-9732

New York Probate Bond

Up to and including a $250,000 surety bond amount, our agency offers you the New York probate bond immediately and without a credit inquiry. We also offer higher surety bond amounts as well. Please call AmeriPro Surety Bonds at 844-589-9732.

New York Probate Bond | AmeriPro Surety Bonds | 844-589-9732




New York Probate




Probate is defined as the act of “proving a will,” and during the probate process an appointed administrator is sometimes required to obtain a probate bond.

AmeriPro Surety Bonds offers different types of New York state probate bonds, including guardian of minors probate bonds, probate bonds of incompetents, and administrators with will annexed.

This article, however, deals with your — if it can be called that — ‘run of the mill probate bond’ as defined by §1412 of the Surrogate Court Procedure  which mandates the conditions under which a probate bond is required.

While probate typically refers to the estate of someone deceased, the bond associated with probate may also refer to the following classifications:

  • Guardian of minors;
  • Guardian of incompetents or someone who is incapacitated;
  • Veterans administrators.

The qualifications for a New York conservator/guardian bond are slightly different.


Qualifying and the Premium

Up to and including a $250,000 surety bond require, we provide streamlined processing of your New York probate bond.  What this means is that after providing us with the following, we issue the bond to you immediately without the delay of a credit inquiry.

  • A copy of the order stating the amount of surety bond required;
  • An application, which we can fill with you over the phone;
  • Payment of the requisite premium.


After receipt of these items, your probate bond is issued to you immediately.  Upon receipt, you’ll sign your bond as Principal before filing it with the appropriate clerk of the court.

Amounts Greater than $250,000

For a probate bond greater than $250,000, these are the following differences:

  • The application will need to be signed by you and “witnessed”;
  • There is a review by an underwriter, which involves a credit check inquiry;
  • Good credit is required to be approved.




Annual Renewal of Premium




The premium associated with a probate bond of whatever category is not a onetime payment.  The premium renews annually on the anniversary of the bond’s issuance for as long as required.  Options exist to prepay your bond for up to 3 years, thereby offering you a savings over year to year premium renewals.  However, should your probate bond be exonerated (i.e. no longer required) before the end of the bond term, a refund is not offered or prorated.



Purpose Of Your Surety Bond Requirement


The purpose of any probate bond of any category is to serve as a financial guarantee that you will act in a lawful and disinterested manner in the administration of the estate to which you have been appointed.  Stated more positively, the bond ensures that you will act to the benefit of the estate or the person to whom you have been appointed as guardian.





About Our Agency




AmeriPro Surety Bonds is a surety bonds-only agency which provides license and permit, court, contractor, and fiduciary bonds — including the probate bond — throughout New York state and nationwide.

Please call our agency today at:


Or, you may fill out the form below and an agent will contact you.

Request a Callback

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Please note: We do not share or rent your address to anyone, except for underwriting purposes associated with your surety bond.
  • This helps us to find exactly the surety bond that you require. By the way, it's perfectly OK to not know the type of surety bond you need; that's why we're here!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


AmeriPro Surety Bonds

Our focus is exclusively surety bonds. We have two areas of concentration: YOU, our customer; and providing you with the surety bond that you need. Whether the bond is an "instant issue"; is for a contractor; a court bond; or one for a client with lower credit scores, AmeriPro Surety Bonds dedicates itself to providing our customers with a seamless, professional, and quick surety bond experience.

apply today

recent news

Lost Cashier’s Check Bond | Lost Instrument Bond

If you’ve lost a cashier’s check or money order, to replace it, the banking institution will require that a “Lost Instrument bond” be purchased in order to re-issue it. Learn how to quickly purchase this bond with AmeriPro Surety Bonds.

Mortgage Broker Bond

A mortgage broker bond is a license and permit bond which states require to become properly licensed and which is also required to protect the public from wrongful acts committed by a mortgage broker.

Notary Public Bond California

A notary bond, also known as a notary public bond, is a bond that is required by the state of California to engage in the business of witnessing signatures on documents. 

Connecticut Professional Conservator Bond

Connecticut Professional Conservator Bond | AmeriPro Surety Bonds | 844-589-9732   Surety Bond; Amount and Purpose   The state of Connecticut offers a professional conservator probate program which pays a monthly fee to the appointed conservator on behalf of...

Ginnie Mae Lost Instrument Bond

Ginnie Mae Lost Instrument Bond | AmeriPro Surety Bonds | 844-589-9732 Surety Bond; Amount and Purpose   A Ginnie Mae lost instrument bond, formally known as a Lost Instrument Bond with Limited Liability, is required by this federal agency when a property ---...

West Virginia Attachment Bond

West Virginia Attachment Bond | AmeriPro Surety Bonds | 844-589-9732   Surety Bond; Amount and Purpose   An attachment order allows a Plaintiff, prejudgment, in a civil case, to seize and take possession of the disputed property held by a Defendant. A...

contact us

Office: 1 (844) 589-9732

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday 6 am to 5 pm (PST)