Announcement - 21 December 2016
NCAT has released new application forms for guardianship and financial management.
The application forms are now available as separate forms and rewritten in plain English to improve accessibility. A detailed guide is also available at the back of each application to help people when completing the form.
Guardianship application form [PDF, 179kB]
NCAT's Guardianship Division can appoint a guardian under the Guardianship Act 1987 for a person who has a decision making disability. A guardian can make decisions about the person's health, accommodation, services or other lifestyle decisions.
Financial management application form [PDF, 224kB]
The Guardianship Division can appoint a financial manager to make decisions about a person's financial affairs under the Guardianship Act 1987.
A financial management order can only be made if the person does not have the capability to manage their own finances and informal arrangements are not working.