Deceased estates (2903)

What is this notice?

  • Notice to persons with a potential interest that the trustees intend to distribute funds/property from an estate where someone has died without a will, upon the expiration date in the notice
  • Notice to persons based in Northern Ireland that the trustees intend to distribute funds/property from an estate where someone has died without a will, upon the expiration date in the notice

What legislation does it relate to?

  • Trustee Act 1925 (Pt. II, S.27 (1))
  • Confirmation of Executors (Scotland) Act 1823 (S.4)         
  • Trustee Act (Northern Ireland) 1958 (Pt. II, S.28 (1))

Who places this notice?

The trustees of a settlement, or personal representatives 

Where can I find these notices on The Gazette website?

Notice 2903

Further information