Posted: Tuesday, 14 November 2017
We wish you a Merry Christmas and all the best for the coming year.
The Public Trustee will be closed from 3pm Friday 22 December 2017.
We reopen Wednesday 27 December 2017.
We will also be closed Monday 1 January 2018.
Posted: Wednesday, 21 December 2016
The Public Trustee holds estate planning days in regional centers across Tasmania so the community can make or update their Will, enduring power of attorney or enduring guardian documents.
If you are interested in making or updating your Estate plan, Will, enduring power of attorney or enduring guardian you can make
Posted: Wednesday, 6 September 2017
Leaving a charitable bequest in your Will can be a lovely way to create a lasting legacy, to provide continuing support to the causes and communities you care about most.
If you plan to leave a charitable bequest in your Will, it is very important to get professional estate planning advice to ensure that your wishes
Posted: Thursday, 7 September 2017
Preparing an enduring power of attorney allows you to choose an attorney/s who will take care of your financial needs if you lose capacity in the future or if you no longer want the responsibility.
Posted: Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Planning ahead for your future legal, financial and health decisions is a lot easier than you may think.
Posted: Tuesday, 6 June 2017
Step and blended families and Wills
Posted: Wednesday, 12 April 2017
In the past, we had photo albums, diaries or letters to convey our personal legacy. Social media has now digitalised all these types of communication.
Most people understand the importance of leaving a Will to ensure their physical possessions are passed on to people of their choosing.
Posted: Thursday, 4 May 2017
What will happen to your pet when you die?
Posted: Monday, 14 August 2017
1. Do not leave it until it is too late
It does not matter how large or small your estate is, if you are over the age of 18 then you should have an estate plan to protect yourself, your loved ones and your assets.
Posted: Saturday, 12 August 2017
The death of a loved one is a time of great sadness and grief. Many people find it a struggle to focus on tasks like planning a funeral.