You will need
  • - passport;
  • - death certificate;
  • - a document certifying the family relationship with the deceased;
  • - a will;
  • - documents on the car.
Probate case is opened in the notary office at the place of residence of the testator. If you are an heir according to the law, a contact there with a passport, death certificate, documents and papers proving your relationship to the deceased. You can come to the notary together with the other heirs or by yourself.
Inheriting by will, consult a notary. He will make sure that you really are in the document. If the deceased has issued a closed will, the notary must notify you of the date and place of its opening. This will be done in the presence of all who were mentioned in the will.
Do not delay your visit to the notary's office. You must apply for entry into the inheritance within six months after the death of the testator. Then the notary will issue you with a certificate. You must pay the state fee, which is calculated based on the cost of the car.
Not yet obtained the certificate to dispose of a car you can't. Up to this moment it could not sell, give or transfer your name for personal use. If you had the authorization to drive a vehicle, issued by the owner, keep in mind that it shall be terminated after his death.
After receiving the certificate of inheritance, put the car on accounting in traffic police authorities. From this moment you can consider yourself its rightful owner. However to sell the car you can not earlier than six months after the opening of the inheritance. During this period, be prepared for the emergence of other possible contenders on the car. If they get certificates at the notary, your case may be reviewed in court.