National Statistics

Guardianship under the Mental Health Act, 1983 England, 2016-17 and 2017-18

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 2016 to 31 March 2018, as well as the yearly time series covering more than ten years.

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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 2016 – 31 March 2018. It contains information on new, continuing and closed cases at national, regional and local authority levels and includes breakdowns by gender, Guardianship type, and local authority region.

Published 20 November 2018