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Private Guardian Support Unit - PGSU

At the Private Guardian Support Unit (PGSU) we provide a free and confidential service to assist legally appointed guardians in their role. We do this using the knowledge and experience of the NSW Public Guardian.

What is a guardian?
A guardian is someone that has been appointed to make decisions on behalf of a family member or friend. A guardian can be appointed by the NSW Guardianship Tribunal or as an enduring guardian. Find out more about the guardianship.

If you are working with a guardian, or with someone who has been appointed a guardian and need further information you can contact us. Alternatively, have a look at our publications and free information service.

If you are a financial manager, you should call the NSW Trustee and Guardian's Private Management Branch unit for assistance.

Contact Us

Guardians can contact the PGSU, Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

Phone 02 8688 6060
Fax 02 8688 9797
NSW country callers 1800 451 510
TTY 1800 882 889
E-mail informationsupport@
Private Guardian Support Unit
Locked Bag 5116
Parramatta NSW 2124