Government of New Brunswick


A series of pamphlets dealing with wills, executors and estate planning. The purpose of these pamphlets is to provide some basic information about making a will in New Brunswick. It does not contain a complete statement of the law in the area and laws change from time to time.

Public Legal Education and Information Service is a non-profit organization that is mandated to provide the public with law information resources. PLEIS-NB receives funding and in-kind support from this Department and the New Brunswick Law Foundation and Justice Canada.


The series is intended mainly for people who have made or are planning to make a will.


The publications on Wills and Estate Planning include:

• Checklist For Making A Will
• Making a Will
• Dying Without A Will
• Choosing an Executor
• Being an Executor
• Probate of a Will

The related link will take you directly to the publications.