Guardianship Act Review – NSW Law Reform Commission’s consultations

August 24, 2016

The NSW Law Reform Commission is reviewing and reporting on The Guardianship Act 1987 (NSW). The Attorney General have asked the Commission to see if the laws in NSW on Guardianship need to change. The Guardianship Act allows people who are not able to make decisions for themselves to appoint someone to make these decisions […]

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Senate Inquiry about Indefinite Detention

April 15, 2016

April update on the Senate Inquiry about Indefinite Detention We’ve sent our feedback  to inform the Senate’s Inquiry about Indefinite detention of people with cognitive and psychiatric impairment in Australia. We made comments and recommendations based on the problems we’ve heard from people who have experienced the forensic mental health system. Here are some of […]

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Guardianship Act Review

April 15, 2016

April update on the Guardianship Act Review We’ve sent our feedback to the Law Reform Commission to inform their review of Guardianship laws in NSW. We’ll be looking to give more detailed feedback about Guardianship laws as the review progresses. To help us do this, we want to learn more about the Guardianship system’s impact on […]

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