Your money and property - Leaflets and brochures


My will

"La justice à votre portée" Series

In a will, you can make decisions about the distribution of your property, the custody of your children and the continuation of your business, among other topics.

This guide helps you draft your will by providing all the necessary information. 


The leaflet

WillHave you made a will? This leaflet sets out the advantages, and exp0lains how to make a will.

Application for the probate of a will

"La justice à votre portée" Series

If a close relative has just died and you are in possession of the will, you must submit it to the court to ensure that it is valid. 

This guide explains how to apply for probate of a will.



Liquiditor of a succession

Do you know how a succession is settled? This leaflet answers your questions concerning intestate successions, the settlement of a succession, and the renunciation of a succession.

Voluntary deposit


Voluntary depositDo you have so many debts that you are unable to pay your bills? If so, you can begin to make repayments in the form of voluntary deposits.

This leaflet explains how to make voluntary deposits, and the protection you will obtain.



SeizureWhat happens if you fail to pay your debts? The company or person to which the money is owed may decide to seize your property to obtain repayment.

This leaflet explains the types of seizure and the steps in the seizure process, and also how to oppose seizure.

Power of attorney and protective supervision

Power of attorney


Power of attorneyAre you too busy to do everything: pay your bills, sell your car, or rent an apartment? You can authorize somebody else to do this for you, by giving a power of attorney.

This leaflet explains the effect of a power of attorney, and the obligations of the person who gives and the person who receives a power of attorney.

My protection mandate

Would you like to designate somebody to manage your property if you become incapable of doing it yourself? This guide will help you draft a protection mandate, and provides all the necessary information on the choice of a mandatary and the key clauses in a mandate.

It also explains how to have a mandate homologated.

Note: The brochure was prepared by the Curateur public.

Download (Website of Curateur public)

The paper version of this document is available on the Publications du Québec website.

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