England & Wales

2. Sources of Law

a. Trust creation and administration

Trustee Act 1925 (TA 1925), Law of Property Act 1925, Settled Land Act 1925, Variation of Trusts Act 1958 (VTA), Trustee Investments Act 1961, Perpetuities and Accumulations Act 1964, Recognition of Trusts Act 1987, Pensions Act 1995, Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996, Trustee Delegation Act 1999, Trustee Act 2000 (TA 2000), Perpetuities and Accumulations Act 2009.

b. Property, estate and probate

Statutes: Wills Act 1837, Wills (Soldiers and Sailors Act) 1918, Administration of Estates Act 1925, Powers of Attorney Act 1971, The Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975 (IPFDA), Interpretation Act 1978, Administration of Justice Act 1982, Mental Health Act 1983, Enduring Powers of Attorney Act 1985.


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