Submitted by Susan Greenwood on Sunday 10th January 2021
Published on Monday 22nd February 2021
Current status: Open
Open until: Sunday 22nd August 2021
Current Signatures: 55
(count is updated approximately hourly)
Ensure unmarried cohabiting couples can inherit after five years.
Change the law for couples who have lived together for more than five years, who would currently inherit nothing without a will.
The current rules on inheritance don't give any automatic rights to unmarried cohabiting partners if there is no will, which could leave many people who live together without any protection. This needs to change
If you want to sign this petition (as opposed to merely discuss it), you need to do that on the government's e-Petitions website.
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