Wording your Will


Wording your Will

Here is the preferred wording for including a gift to Cancer Council in your Will. We suggest you take this with you when you see your solicitor.

I give to Cancer Council Victoria (ABN 61 426 486 715) (1) _________________, free of all duties and deductions, for its (2) _________________ purposes. The receipt of an authorised Cancer Council officer shall be deemed proof of payment.


1. Choose one of the following:

  • the whole (or ___ %) of the residue of my estate
  • the whole (or ___ %) of my estate
  • the sum of $ ___
  • my ________________________ (insert name of specific asset(s), e.g. property or shares)

2. Choose one of the following:

  • general
  • research