Guardian's Fund List

Unclaimed funds

Administration of Estates Act (66/1965): Unclaimed monies: Divided in the following districts (Boedelwet (66/1965): Onopgeeiste gelde: Ingedeel onder die volgende distrikte):

Please note this list is published annually in September.

How to Claim

Should your name appear on the above lists, please read carefully through and complete the following documents and lodge them directly with the relevant Master’s Office:

  1. Guardian’s Fund Inheritance Requirement Form: Information, Requirements and Documentation needed – ensure that all indicated documents are attached
  2. Form CEFTU 3 (Bank and Personal detail)
  3. Form J251 Application Form & J251A Foreign Application Form

All documents are in PDF PDF format.

Archives

  • Administration of Estates Act (66/1965): Unclaimed Funds in terms of section 91 of the Estates Act: Guardian Fund: Cape Town, GG 43783, GoN 538-544, 09 Oct 2020
  • Administration of Estates Act (66/1965): Unclaimed funds in terms of section 91 of the Estates Act, GG 42727, GoN 518, 27 Sep 2019
  • Administration of Estates Act: Guardian’s Fund: Unclaimed moneys, GG 41931, GoN 604, 28 Sep 2018
  • Administration of Estates Act: Guardian’s Fund: Unclaimed moneys, GG 41147, GoN 772, 773, 774, 29 Sep 2017
  • Administration of Estates Act: Guardian’s Fund: Unclaimed moneys, GG 40315, GeN 634, 30 Sep 2016
  • Administration of Estates Act: Unclaimed moneys, GG 39222, GeN 601, 703-708 Part 01, Part 02, Part 03, 18 Sep 2015
  • Administration of Estates Act: Unclaimed moneys, GG 37994, GeN 798, 19 Sep 2014
  • Administration of Estates Act: Unclaimed moneys, GG 36838, GeN 938, 13 Sep 2013
  • Administration of Estates Act: Unclaimed moneys, GG 35676, GeN 726, 21 Sep 2012
  • Administration of Estates Act: Unclaimed moneys, GG 34619, GeN 726, 29 Sep 2011