Interstate Juridisctions

Australian Capital Territory

Office of the Public Advocate

Office for the Public Trustee

New South Wales

NSW Trustee & Guardian

Provides financial management services for people who are unable to manage their own affairs due to disability.

Office of the Public Guardian
Promoting the rights and interests of people with disabilities through the practice of guardianship, advocacy and education.

Guardianship Tribunal

Mental Health Review Tribunal

Victoria

Office of the Public Advocate

OPA is an independent statutory body established by the Victorian State Government. OPA works to protect and promote the interests, rights and dignity of people with a disability.

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal

State Trustees Ltd

Helping people with their financial needs so they can make the most of their opportunities and protect the important things in their lives.

Tasmania

Office of the Public Guardian

The Office of the Public Guardian promotes, speaks for, and protects the rights and interests of people with disabilities and acts as the guardian of people with disabilities when appointed by the Guardianship and Administration Board.

Guardianship and Administration Board

The Public Trustee Tasmania

Queensland

The Adult Guardian

All adults have the same human rights – we are entitled to be treated equally, and to have our worth and dignity recognised, regardless of our state of health or mind.

Our guardianship system plays an important role in human rights protection in Queensland. Guardianship gives someone the legal authority to make decisions for another person who does not have the capacity to do so.

Office of the Public Advocate

The Office of the Public Advocate protects and promotes the rights, autonomy and participation of all Queenslanders with impaired decision-making capacity through statutory systems advocacy.

Statutory systems advocacy provides an important layer of protection for the rights and autonomy of people with impaired decision-making capacity in Queensland.

Queensland and Civil Administrative Tribunal

Mental Health Review Tribunal

Public Trustee of Queenland

Western Australia

 

Office of the Public Advocate

The Public Advocate is an independent statutory officer appointed under the Guardianship and Administration Act 1990 to promote and protect the rights of adults with decision-making disabilities to reduce their risk of neglect, exploitation and abuse.

Public Trustee

State Administrative Tribunal

Northern Territory Sites

Office of Adult Guardianship

Adult Guardianship gives someone the legal responsibility to make decisions for someone else, over the age of 18, who is unable to make reasonable judgements or decisions about their daily living because of an intellectual disability.

Department of Justice

Mental Health Review Tribunal