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Related Acts about estate administration

List of the Acts that are related to estate administration.

Administration and Probate (Deposit of Wills) (Fees) Regulations 2016 (Vic)

These Regulations prescribe fees payable to the registrar.

See Administration and Probate (Deposit of Wills) (Fees) Regulations 2016 (Vic)(opens in a new window).

Charities Act 1978 (Vic)

This Act deals with the supervision of charities and charitable trusts.

See Charities Act 1978 (Vic)(opens in a new window) .

Family Law Act 1975 (Cth)

This Act relates to marriage, divorce and matrimonial causes. It includes law about parental responsibility for children and financial matters arising out of the breakdown of de facto relationships.

See Family Law Act 1975 (Cth)(opens in a new window).

Human Tissue Act 1982 (Vic)

This Act includes law about donations of tissue and for anatomical purposes after death. It also inclu des post-mortem examinations.

See Human Tissue Act 1982 (Vic)(opens in a new window).

Limitation of Actions Act 1958 (Vic)

This Act creates time limits for taking legal action in relation to civil law matters in Victoria.

See Limitation of Actions Act 1958 (Vic)(opens in a new window).

Perpetuities and Accumulations Act 1968 (Vic)

This Act includes law about perpetuities and the accumulation of income.

See Perpetuities and Accumulations Act 1968 (Vic).(opens in a new window)

Settled Land Act 1958 (Vic)

This Act governs particular interests in land, such as life tenancies, trust arrangements and money that has been generated from such arrangements.

See Settled Land Act 1958 (Vic)(opens in a new window).

Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 (Vic)

These Rules apply to every civil proceeding in the Supreme Court and include their application, non-compliance, court process, service, appearance, pleadings, representation and summary of judgment.

See Supreme Court (General Civil Procedure) Rules 2015 (Vic)(opens in a new window).

Trustee Act 1958 (Vic)

This Act is about the law relating to trustees. It provides for:

  • investments of trust funds
  • the general powers of trustees and personal representatives
  • appointing and discharging trustees, and
  • the powers of the court.

See Trustee Act 1958 (Vic)(opens in a new window).

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