In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Public Administrator of Kings County is following measures put in place by Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio. As of March 18, 2020, and until further notice, our office located at 360 Adams Street, Rm 144, Brooklyn, NY 11225 will have no walk-in access. However, our office operations will remain open with a very limited staff. Please contact our office by phone at 718-643-3032 if you require any assistance. Phone messages will be regularly checked, and calls returned as soon as possible. We thank you in advance for your understanding and sincerely apologize for any inconvenience. Please be safe and healthy.

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Welcome to the Kings County Public Administrator Website.

About Us
    The Public Administrator administers estates of deceased persons. There is a Public Administrator in every county in the City of New York. One of the Public Administrator's primary dutie is to administer estates that would otherwise remain unadministered.

Kings County Public Administrator

When loved ones die without a last will and testament or without family who are able to administer their estate, the Public Administrator may be appointed by the Surrogate's Court to administer their estate. This Web site provides you with information about our office and the estate administration process.

It is our hope that we provide professional and courteous service to our customers.

The Office of the Public Adminstrator of Kings County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Read KCPA's Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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Visit our auctions page to learn about real estate, autoand personal property auctions