Citation for whoever is next entitled to a grant is the remedy for delay on the part of a person entitled to a grant. A citation to accept or refuse a grant has nothing to do with the question of the validity of any will.

A citation to accept or refuse a grant may be issued at the instance of any person who would himself be entitled to a grant in the event of the person cited renouncing his right to the grant.17 Where power to make a grant to an executor has been reserved, a citation calling on him or her to accept or refuse a grant may be issued at the instance of:

(a)the executors who have proved the will; or

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