National Statistics

Guardianship under the Mental Health Act, 1983 - England, 2014-15

Statistics relating to the number of cases of Guardianship under the Mental Health Act 1983 by year and by local authority.

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This report contains information on the use of Guardianship under Section 7 and 37 of the Mental Health Act 1983, during the reporting period 1 April 2014 – 31 March 2015. It contains information on new, continuing and closed cases at national, regional and local authority levels and includes breakdowns by gender, Guardianship type, and type of local authority.