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Information Sheet

Minor's Guardianship of Property under the CLRA


The purpose of the below fact sheet is to explain the important role of a guardian of property of a minor (“guardian”). It explains the purpose of a guardian, what information the Court requires for guardianship applications, how a guardian is

supposed to meet his or her obligations, and the legal responsibilities and powers of a guardian. The powers and duties of a guardian of property of a minor are outlined in legislation called the Children’s Law Reform Act (the “CLRA”).

This fact sheet is a summary only. It is not legal advice, and if you have questions about how to interpret this information, you should consult with a lawyer.