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Canberra City ACT 2601
Phone: (02) 6230 1999

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Queanbeyan NSW 2620
Phone: (02) 6299 3999

FAQ - Wills

What is a Will?

A Will is a legal document which sets out your wishes for the distribution of your estate following your death.

Why do I need a Will?

A Will is the only way to make sure your estate is distributed in the way you wish. A will may also make life easier for family and friends after your death.

When should I create/organise a Will?

It is our recommendation that everyone over 18 years should have a Will.

Who can make a Will?

Anyone over the age of 18 years can make a Will.

How long does my Will last?

A Will remains current until such time as you marry, die or execute a new Will.

Can I change my Will at any time?

Yes, provided you have testamentary capacity. We recommend that you update your Will following any life changing events i.e. a death in the family, marriage or divorce.

Where will my Will be kept?

BDN are happy to hold your Will in safe custody. We do not charge for this service.

Who else in my family or that I may know may require a Will?

Everyone over the age of 18 years should have a valid Will.

Baker Deane & Nutt