Guardianship and Administration Board
Please note - as of 1 July 2019 hearings in Burnie will be held at Community Corrections, Reece House, 46 Mount Street, Burnie and in Devonport at Community Corrections, 57-59 Oldaker Street, Devonport. Hearings will no longer be held at the Magistrates Court in Burnie or Devonport.
Guardianship and Administration Regulations 2017
Recognising the appointment of a Guardian or Administrator made outside Tasmania
To respect the rights of people with disabilities to make their own decisions wherever possible, and when it is not possible, to ensure that processes that we employ are accessible, impartial, expeditious, highly competent and result in just decisions by the Board.
The Board will:
- operate in accordance with the law and in a manner sensitive to the needs of its users
- make decisions that reflect the rights and interests of people with decision-making disabilities, their families and carers, and the Tasmanian community
- be an efficient, effective and highly skilled independent tribunal