Guardianship Division

The Guardianship Division is a specialist disability division within NCAT. The Division conducts hearings to determine applications about adults with a decision making disability who are incapable of making their own decisions and who may require a legally appointed substitute decision maker.

Applications may be made to the Guardianship Division to:

The Guardianship Division considers applications about people who are in NSW or who have property or other financial assets in NSW.  

The Guardianship Act 1987 sets out the limits of its responsibilities and functions and the principles to be applied when making decisions.

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