Wills

Deceased Dies Intestate Leaving: Distribution
Spouse
(No parents or issue*)
Spouse
100%
Spouse, Issue
(With or without parents)
Spouse
50%
Issue

(To be shared equally)

50%
Issue
(No spouse)
Issue
(To be shared equally)
100%
Spouse, Parents
(No issue)
Spouse
50%
Parents

(To be shared equally)

50%
Parents
(No spouse or issue)
Parents
(To be shared equally)
100%
Siblings
(No spouse, issue or parents)
Siblings
(To be shared equally)
100%
Grandparents
(No spouse, issue, parent or siblings)
Grandparents
(To be shared equally)
100%
Uncles & Aunts
(No spouse, issue, parents, siblings, grandparents)
Uncles and Aunts
(To be shared equally)
100%
None of the above
Government
100%
Deceased Dies Intestate Leaving: Distribution
Spouse
(No parents or issue*)
Spouse
100%
Spouse, Issue
(With or without parents)
Spouse
50%
Issue

(To be shared equally)

50%
Issue
(No spouse)
Issue
(To be shared equally)
100%
Spouse, Parents
(No issue)
Spouse
50%
Parents

(To be shared equally)

50%
Parents
(No spouse or issue)
Parents
(To be shared equally)
100%
Siblings
(No spouse, issue or parents)
Siblings
(To be shared equally)
100%
Grandparents
(No spouse, issue, parent or siblings)
Grandparents
(To be shared equally)
100%
Uncles & Aunts
(No spouse, issue, parents, siblings, grandparents)
Uncles and Aunts
(To be shared equally)
100%
None of the above
Government
100%

* “issue” – includes children and the descendants of deceased children.

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