Public Guardian

Service Description

A statutory official appointed by the Guardianship Division of the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal. This is through the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (NCAT), or the Supreme Court under the Guardianship Act. Their responsibilities include promoting the rights and interests of people with disabilities through guardianship, advocacy and education. Guardians make legal decisions on behalf of a person with a disability who is unable to make decisions on their own or without support. It includes health and welfare and financial matters.

http://www.publicguardian.justice.nsw.gov.au

02 9287 7660, 1800 451 428

informationsupport@opg.nsw.gov.au

02 9287 7355

Level 2, Downing Centre, 143-147 Liverpool St
Sydney, NSW, 2000

Transport Options

Train

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri 8:30am-5:00pm

Accessibility

Referral System

Self Referral, Agency

Service Fees

No

Disability Access

Yes. Wheelchair Accessible

Organisational Information

Area Served

NSW

Parent Organisation

NSW Governement Department of Justice

Postal Address

Post Office Box 20487

World Square

NSW

2002

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Last Updated: 19 April 2018

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