Courts Open Day - Guardianship and Powers of Attorney
20 May 2017 Add to calendar (iCal)
11.30 am to 12.30 pm
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This free Courts Open Day information session is for people who would like to know more about taking a guardianship or powers of attorney case to VCAT.
VCAT members will explain how VCAT's role in appointing a guardian or administrator to help manage the affairs of an adult with a disability.
The session will also cover powers of attorney, which are legal documents that enable a capable person to choose someone to make decisions on his or her behalf. VCAT can:
- resolve conflicts between attorneys
- revoke, change or suspend an enduring power of attorney or supportive attorney appointment
- require an attorney to provide accounts
- decide compensation.
Please be aware that we cannot answer questions about specific cases or give legal advice.