Intestacy Rules

RuleSituationAsset Distribution
1Surviving spouse, no issue, no parentSpouse: 100%
2Surviving spouse and issuesSpouse: 50%
3Surviving spouse and issuesIssues: 50%
4Surviving spouse and parentsSpouse: 50%, Parents: 50%
5No spouse, no issueParents: 100%
6No surviving parentSiblings: 100%
7No surviving parent, siblingGrandparents: 100%
8No surviving parent, sibling, grandparentUncles and aunts: 100%
9No next-of-kinGovernment: 100%