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Jersey updates guidance on Intermeddling in estates of deceased persons [April 2020]

08/04/2020

Attorney General’s April 2020 Guidance on Intermeddling in estates of deceased persons

  • These Guidelines are produced to clarify when the Registrar of Probate must refer a case of suspected intermeddling to the Attorney General.

  • In relation to financial services businesses, they are also intended to set out certain additional public interest factors concerning the Attorney General’s Code on the decision to prosecute.

  • The Code on the decision to prosecute issued by Her Majesty’s Attorney General for Jersey:

  • It should be noted that matters relating to bona vacantia are under the jurisdiction of the Receiver General.

https://www.gov.je/SiteCollectionDocuments/Crime%20and%20justice/ID%20AG%27s%20guidance%20on%20intermeddling%20April%202020.pdf