Bona Vacantia: Dying Without a Will or Next of Kin in Singapore

pen of a person with bona vacantia estate

In Singapore, section 7 of the Intestate Succession Act is enforced to distribute the deceased’s estate to the surviving next of kin if he or she passes away without a will. But what if you die without a will and next-of-kin in Singapore? Rightfully, the government will get the estate if the deceased does not […]