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.

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 H304

Australia Square

NSW

1215

Other Information

Volunteering Opportunities

No

Last Updated: 21 April 2020

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