Policy paper

Requesting information about a guardianship order

How you can ask to search the Public Guardian register of guardianship orders and request additional information.

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It’s the legal duty of the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) to keep a register of guardianship orders.

This practice note explains the Public Guardian’s policy on:

  • what information is on the register
  • how we handle requests for information held on the register
  • how we handle requests for information not held on the register
Published 8 October 2019