What steps have to be taken?
When somebody dies, the paperwork involved in proving the Will and in sorting out the deceased’s property can be daunting for the family.

Deceased estate administration
When someone dies the following steps have to be taken:

The Will should be read to make sure that you understand what it means.
The people named in the Will as trustees or executors apply to the High Court for a probate order confirming the Will and giving them authority to deal with estate assets.
If there is no Will then someone has to apply to the High Court for a grant of […]