Wills, estates and probate
Do you need help with making or challenging a will in Victoria? This information explains the laws on wills, probate, managing estates and what happens if you die without a will ( intestate).
Wills and estates
Information about wills and managing someone's property (estate) after they die. It also explains how to make a will and the costs involved.
Changing a will
Information about how to change your will and when you should update it. It explains the effect of any changes you make.
Challenging a will
Information explaining who can contest (challenge) a will in Victoria and the legal services for contesting wills.
Administration of the estate
Information about carrying out someone's wishes if they have passed away and left a will. It explains the executor and the court's roles in the process.
Wills and probate
Information about wills, applying to the Supreme Court for probate to prove that a will is valid, and management of the property ( estate) of someone who has died.
If someone dies without a will
If you die without a will or your will is not valid, this information explains how the law decides who will get your property.
Want to speak with someone about a will?
Law Institute of Victoria: (03) 9607 9550