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Wills Act, 1837 (C. 26).

Country/Territory
Tonga
Document type
Legislation
Date
1837
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act for the amendment of the Laws with respect to wills.
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Inheritance Land tenure
Geographical area
Oceania, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This United Kingdom Act, applicable to Tonga, regulates matters relative to wills and inheritance of estates of deceased persons. It defines the right to dispose of property by will and defines procedures of and restrictions on inheritance with special regard to customary freeholds and copyholds.

Full text
English
Website
www.paclii.org

References - Legislation

Amended by

Wills Amendment Act 1852.

Legislation | Tonga | 1852

Keyword: Inheritance, Land tenure

Source: FAO, FAOLEX