Enduring Power of Guardianship

An Enduring Power of Guardianship (EPG) is a legal document that authorises a person of your choice to make important personal, lifestyle, and treatment decisions on your behalf should you ever become incapable of making such decisions yourself.

In Western Australia, a great source of information about an Enduring Power of Guardianship can be found on the website of the Office of the Public Advocate. There are fact sheets, guides, and information sheets to help someone wanting to know more, or put an EPG in place.

The information can be found here.

If you wish to discuss a matter relating to an Enduring Power of Guardianship, please give us a call.