Wills Act, 1953 (Act No. 7 of 1953)

Title
Short title: 

Wills Act, 1953

Long title: 
To consolidate and amend the law relating to the execution of wills.
Information
Text signed by: 

English text signed by the Governor-General

Date assented to: 

25 February 1953

Date of commencement: 

1 January 1954

Amendments
Act amended by: 

Wills Amendment Act, 1958 (Act No. 48 of 1958)

General Law Amendment Act, 1964 (Act No. 80 of 1964)
[Date of commencement: 24 June 1964, unless otherwise indicated]

Wills Amendment Act, 1965 (Act No. 41 of 1965)

Law of Succession Amendment Act, 1992 (Act No. 43 of 1992)
[Date of commencement: 1 October 1992]

General Law Amendment Act, 1996 (Act No. 49 of 1996)
[Date of commencement: 4 October 1996]