Local firm floats idea of national wills register

Alexander PR In The Media

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Perpetual Guardian is pushing to get backing for an online national registry which would allow lawyers to check if a deceased person has a will and help provide faster connections for finding it.

Andrew Barnes, managing director of Perpetual Guardian, said it had approached law societies and other trust companies to get on board with its New Zealand Will Registry and also hoped to gain backing from the government for the concept.

Read the full NZ Herald article here.