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Guardianship and administration orders made before 1 March 2020


If you were appointed as a guardian or administrator before 1 March 2020, your role and responsibilities are set out in the Guardianship and Administration Act 1986.

If you would like information about your role and responsibilities under this Act, contact OPA and ask for the following to be emailed to you:

  • a copy of the Good Guardianship guide for guardians appointed before 1 March 2020
  • a copy of the Administration Guide for administrators appointed before 1 March 2020.