We've developed these easy to read guides about estate planning so you can prepare a will or Enduring Powers of Attorney. Choose one of the buttons below to read more.
This easy to read guide about Estate Planning provides you with the basic information to get you thinking about wills, EPAs and what you need to get organised.
Online Wills: Step-by-step instructions
Making wills is quick and easy with Public Trust Online platform
What are EPAs?
We find that not many Kiwis know what an enduring power of attorney is, or what it’s needed for
Choosing your attorney
Who should represent your interests if you can no longer make your own decisions?
Who will ensure the terms of your will are carried out? Watch our video to find out more.
Will you make any special gifts, such as jewellery, a family heirloom or a lump sum of money?
Things to consider before making wills
(4 MIN READ)
It seems that many Kiwis don’t think that they need a will and assume that their assets will automatically go to those closest to them if something happens.
Common questions about Wills (5 MIN READ)
No matter how straightforward your circumstances, having a current will makes sure everyone understands what you’d like done with your estate.
Want to know about EPAs? (5 MIN READ)
EPAs are legal documents that allow you to appoint someone you trust to make important decisions on your behalf if you can’t make these decisions yourself due to illness or injury.