Pursuant to the Succession Act (1981) QLD, a person can make a family provision application for further and better provision of a loved ones will. To be successful in this application, the person who is making the application must:
1. Have lodged the application within 9 months of their loved ones death;
2. Are a dependent of the person who died (i.e child, spouse, step child, de facto or de facto step child);
3. Have a real need for the money.
If you would like to know more about Family Provision Applications, contact GLR Law to make an appointment.