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    Am I able to request AMP to freeze my late father's account without Probate?

    I am frustrated because, as the executor of my father's will, I have notified AMP that he is deceased and since have been trying to get them to freeze his AMP super account to stop it from being affected by the stock market. Meaning I'd like them to leave it in their care and not administer it...
  2. L

    QLD How difficult is it to be dual executors of a will?

    Hi there! This is my first post here so sorry if I don't provide enough information. My mother has just gone into the Public Trustee to create a will for herself with myself (her son) and my brother as 50/50 split beneficiaries for all assets in her estate. As she is getting older she has given...
  3. J

    Suspect a fake document submitted as liability in probate in p

    My sister and I are joint executors and beneficiaries of our parents estate. My (older) sister always took on the roll of 'provider' if my parents needed help with property maintenance but it was no big deal until now, 6 months after my mum's passing. I lived with my mum for about 14 years until...
  4. K

    WA Complicated purchase of property during probate

    Hi, so over 12 months ago i was wanting to buy a home but i was waiting to sell before i could get finance. The owners were a divorced couple, who approached me for a private rent to buy situation. So i moved my family to another town, changed jobs and schools and have been living in the home i...
  5. C

    VIC Probate - Which State to Applies?

    I have a quick question. The deceased lived in Victoria for last 9 years but completed a will in South Australia in 2002. Assets are less than $100,00 and all assets are in Victoria. I presume that probate should be granted in Victoria rather than SA?
  6. Europa

    NSW Car Insurance Before Probate

    What is the position of car insurance after the policy holder passes away, but before Probate is granted? I understand that the Executor needs to notify the car insurance company that the policy holder has passed away, but will this leave the car uninsured until Probate is granted some months...
  7. DaniDee

    QLD Capacity, Wills, Probate & Scheming Wife

    TIA for reading my post Scenario: Family conflict - Adult son advises father that he is unable to visit family house anymore due to father's 2nd wife's excessive controlling, shaming, humiliation & criticism. Feb 2011 - Father starts having memory and cognitive issues, goes to Dr and is...
  8. K

    SA probate where assets are overseas

    My father died in South Australia a year ago. He had a will that was prepared here. His only assets in South Australia were a bank account and a car, both of which were held as joint tenants with my mum. However, he had a house in Italy which was only in his name and which he left to me. My...
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    WA Do We Need Probate for a Small Estate?

    My father-in-law’s passed. The Executor of Will has applied for probate but we feel it’s not necessary. He didn’t own his own home or land. No trusts. He had personal assets cars and old trucks and tools wouldn’t be over the ten thousand dollars mark. Little on his bank. Can we appeal probate...
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    QLD Grant of Probate Affidavits

    I am applying for Grant of Probate where 2 Execs have been named. The deceased passed away in QLD. 1 Exec is based in QLD and the Other NSW. Notice of intention to apply for Grant drafted and ready to be advertised in QRP and copy to Public Trustee. Here’s where I’m confused. For the Affidavits...