The Big Picture: New rules for trusts - a toolkit for trustees

Monday 7 December 2020

Authors: John Bassett and Brigit Morrison

​​​​​​​After a decade-long reform process, long-awaited legislation governing trusts will come into force on 30 January 2021. 

​The New Year will bring changes affecting both trustees​ and trust beneficiaries - ​from new duties and changes to record-keeping for trustees, to rights to information f​or beneficiaries.​​ These changes provide a chance to rethink how each individual trust will best work for all those involved.​

Download The Big P​ict​ure: New rules for trusts - a toolkit for t​rustees​ or read below.​​



This publication is necessarily brief and general in nature. You should seek professional advice before taking any action in relation to the matters dealt with in this publication.

For more information
  • Willy Sussman

    Partner Auckland
  • Graham Murray

    Partner Auckland
  • John Bassett

    Consultant Auckland
  • Brigit Morrison

    Senior Associate Auckland
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