Wills Probate Dealing with someones affairs when they die

Explanation of Wills and why they are necessary, the role of an executor, application for probate, and what to do if there is no Will.

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Wills Probate dealing with someones affairs when they die

An overview of dealing with someone’s affairs when they die. This includes information about Wills, what happens when there isn’t a Will, probate, inheritance tax, & other financial matters

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Advance decisions advance statements and living wills Factsheet 72

There are things you can do to make sure others know which medical treatments you would want to refuse and how you would like to be cared for, should a time come when you cannot make or communicate these decisions yourself. Preparing an advance decision to refuse treatment (often called an advance decision or a […]

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Making a Will Factsheet 7

This factsheet explains what you should think about before making your will; how to decide whether to use a solicitor; and how to make sure that the will is effective and your wishes are carried out. It includes information about choosing executors, finding professional help with writing a will and what might happen if you […]

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Dealing with Someones Estate

When a person dies, somebody has to arrange the funeral and deal with their estate (the money, property and possessions owned by the person who has dies). This factsheet provides information on ways in which the money may be collected, the debts paid and the balance distributed to those who are entitled to receive a […]

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Making Your Will

Information for anyone wishing to make a Will.

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