COVID-19 Briefing: Making a Will Under Lockdown


This guide was prepared on 9 April 2020.

New laws are being introduced and current legislation is regularly being updated. Although every effort has been made to ensure that information contained in this sheet is accurate, it may no longer be current at the time of reading. We strongly recommend consulting with a lawyer about your specific circumstances.

Please click the image above or download the guide here for information on:

  • Can I still create or alter my Will during the Coronavirus lockdown?
  • Creative ways of making a Will in unusual times
  • Getting your Will witnessed while social distancing
  • Will there be a temporary change to the witnessing rules?
  • How Fraser Dawbarns can help you

Contact Harleen Hanson for further information about any topic covered in this guide or for other family law related issues.

See our other COVID-19 Briefings:

Coronavirus, Employment Law and Your Rights
Commercial Tenancies and Rights of Forfeiture
The Three Month Ban on Evicting Tenants
Child Contact and the Coronavirus Lockdown
Debt Recovery Under Lockdown
Commercial LPAs – Risk Management in Uncertain Times