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Publications for service providers working with a private or enduring guardian    


The Private Guardian Support Unit (PGSU) produces a number of publications to assist private and enduring guardians in their roles. You can also contact the PGSU on 02 8688 6060 or (freecall for country callers) 1800 451 510 for support.

A guide for enduring and private guardians

Now You're the Guardian - A guide for people appointed as guardians under the Guardianship Act 1987  [PDF 941kb]
A guide for private and enduring guardians that answers some of the most commonly asked questions about guardianship in NSW.


Onguard: a newsletter for private and enduring guardians

If you would like to put your name on the mailing list for this regular newsletter contact the Private Guardian Support Unit. The following Onguard newsletters are available for you to view or download. If you have trouble accessing these publications please contact us . Link to current and back Issues


Enduring Guardianship    

Enduring Guardianship in New South Wales - Your Way to Plan Ahead [PDF 729kb] 

A booklet that explains enduring guardianship - a legal tool which allows you to appoint someone to make health and lifestyle decisions for you when you can't do this for yourself. The forms below can be downloaded and used if you are planning on appointing or revoking an enduring guardian, or resigning as an enduring guardian.

Link to Forms