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A designation of a Successor Custodian may require Court approval when a Custodian under the Ohio Transfers to Minors Act needs to resign, has died, or has been adjudicated incompetent.
A Successor Custodian may also be nominated for designation when a party seeks to remove a Custodian under R.C. 5814.07.For more information on designation of a Successor Custodian please see R.C. 5814.07.Initial Deposit (Cash/ Check/ Money Order Only) $70.00Application to Approve Designation of Successor Custodian (LCPC Form 29.0) with filing fee Entry on Designation of Successor Custodian (LCPC Form 29.1) Consent to Application to Approve Designation of Successor Custodian (LCPC Form 29.2)Copy of Birth Certificate of MinorDeath Certificate of Custodian (if applicable)Account info (name of institution and last 4 account digits)All forms can be mailed to:Lake County Probate CourtP.O. Box 490Painesville, Ohio 44077

Initial Successor Custodian Packet

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Checklist for Successor Custodian 
Checklist and Packet-Successor Custodian 

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LCPC FORM 29.0 Application to Approve Designation of Successor Custodian 
LCPC FORM 29.1 Entry on Designation of Successor Custodian 
LCPC FORM 29.2 Consent to Application for Appointment of Successor Custodian