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Australia: Capacity related legislation

This section contains national laws related to capacity. It includes capacity, supported decision making and guardianship related legislation.

12 items in this collection.

Guardianship of Adults Act 2016

Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory (2016)

Northern Territory

Adult Guardianship Act

Northern Territory Government; Australia (2011)

Northern Territory

Criminal Justice (Mental Impairment) Act 1999

Governor of Tasmania; Tasmanian Legislative Council and House of Assembly (2009)

Tasmania, Mental Health Legislation, Regulations and Implementation Guides

Guardian and Administration Act 2000

Government of Queensland (2000)


Guardianship and Administration Act 1995

Government of Tasmania (1995)


Guardianship and Administration Act 1993

Government of South Australia (1993)

South Australia

Guardianship and Administration Act 1990

Government of Western Australia; Government of Western Australia (1990)

Australia, Western Australia

Guardianship Act 1987

Government of New South Wales, Australia; Government of New South Wales, Australia (1987)

Australia, New South Wales

Guardianship and Administration Act 1986

Victorian Government, Australia; Victorian Government, Australia (1986)

Australia, Victoria

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