Conference Program


The Organising Committee of the Australian Guardianship and Administrative Council Conference 2019 have developed an insightful program around the theme of ‘Upholding rights, preventing abuse and promoting autonomy’. 

Topics for discussion during the Conference will include:

  • Elder Abuse
  • Supported Decision Making
  • The National Disability Insurance Scheme
  • Planning ahead – the impact, strengths and weaknesses of Enduring instruments
  • Commentary on current guardianship and administration jurisdictions in Australia and proposals for reform
  • The operation or observance of the UNCRPD in guardianship and administration
  • Consent to medical treatment/ End of Life decision making for people with impaired decision making ability