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A guardian must always act honestly and fairly

As a guardian you must always:

  • act with honesty, care, skill and diligence
  • follow the Guardianship of Adults Act
  • comply with the guardianship order
  • cooperate with other guardians or appointed decision-makers
  • take into account the views and wishes of any ‘interested person’.

If you would like to talk to someone about guardianship please call 1800 810979 or view our factsheet: Information for guardians