Tag: valid will

Informal Wills

What are Informal Wills? Informal Wills are a Will that does not conform to the formal requirements of the relevant estate law. For example, it may have been incorrectly signed or witnessed or it may be an electronic document. Whilst the Court does have the power to grant Probate for an informal Will, it can

How to Properly Sign a Will

I was recently at a professional development training day with Business and Estate Planning Specialists, when the question was raised as to how a Will can be validly executed. Formal Requirements for signing a Will Section 10 of the Succession Act (Queensland) deals with the formal requirements for the signing of a Will. I will