Limitation of succession
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Legal affairs dept.
Family Court (Ahmadi) ، Family Court (Al Asma) ، Farwaniya Court (Al Raq'y)

​The applicant must be one of the legal heirs and has reached the age of adultery (21 years old) or a representative on their behalf 

Required documents

​1. Original death certificate

2. ​Ascertainment of the deceased and evidence of all heirs

3. Kids birth certificates if the deceased was a female and a mother

4. Marriage or divorce contract of the deceased

5. 2 witnesses that are not heirs (adults above 21)

6. If the heirs were brothers, then they must bring their birth certificates​

Fixed fees: 1.000 KWD, Variable fees: 5.000 KWD in situations of transition from the department
Used Forms

Limitation of succession​ claims form

Procedure of transaction form

Time required for the transaction
30 minutes
Location for transaction accomplishment

​Farwaniya courts complex and family court documentation offices​ 

Inquiry Numbers



Concerned party

​Legal Documentation Department 

Other parties