Affidavit—Survivorship Community Property (California)

Use this form to remove the name of a deceased spouse or partner from the title of property that was held as “community property with the right of survivorship.” This form is usable only in California.

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  • If you and your spouse or registered domestic partner owned a home together as “community property with the right of survivorship” and your spouse or partner recently died, you can use this affidavit to clear the title of your house so that it is in your name alone. Instructions explain how to:

    • know if your property was held as survivorship community property
    • fill out the affidavit
    • notarize and record the affidavit