Family provision claims—procedural table
Family provision claims—procedural table

The following Wills & Probate guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Family provision claims—procedural table

Applicants Spouse or civil partner of the deceased I(PFD)A 1975, s 1(1)(a)
  Former spouse or civil partner of the deceased who has not formed a subsequent marriage or civil partnership I(PFD)A 1975, s 1(1)(b)
  Cohabitant of the deceased (who for the whole of the two years immediately before the deceased’s death was living in the same household as the deceased as the spouse/civil partner of the deceased) I(PFD)A 1975, s 1(1)(ba), s 1(1A), s 1(1B)
  Child of the deceased I(PFD)A 1975, s 1(1)(c)
  Any person who was treated as a child of the family by the deceased I(PFD)A 1975, s 1(d)
  Any other person who immediately before the death of the deceased was being maintained by the deceased I(PFD)A 1975, s 1(e)