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People who have or may need a guardian


Answers to your questions - Information for People under Guardianship [PDF 601kb]

This booklet explains what happens when the Guardianship Tribunal appoints the Public Guardian as someone's guardian, and how the Public Guardian makes decisions about that person's life.

This booklet is available in:

How will my guardian make my accommodation decision for me? [PDF 109kb]

This is the story of Jodie, a young woman who has a guardian. The story explains how a decision is made about where Jodie should live. This is an Easy English photo story in PDF format.



Easy Read fact sheets

The Public Guardian has developed Easy Read fact sheets for people under guardianship:

You can also contact Information and Support on
02 8688 6070 for copies.


Let us know what you think about these fact sheets and how we can improve them. Complete the feedback form [PDF 25kb] and return it to the Information Support Unit.