The Office of the Public Guardian is part of the Scottish Court Service. Where a fee is payable, please make your cheque payable to the "Scottish Court Service".
You may wish to note that a fee is payable at the time of submitting powers of attorney for registration and when applying to access funds belonging to an adult with incapacity under the access to funds scheme.
The SSI 2012.289 introduces an amended Table of Fees, which will become effective from 10 December 2012.
There are certain circumstances where the Public Guardian will consider waiving particular fees which are due under Part 6 of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000. An exemption can be claimed by completing the appropriate application form and returning it to this office.
- Click here to view the application form for;
- Inventory/Management Plan fee.
- Annual Account fee.
- Recall under the terms of Section 73 where the adult does not retain an interest in heritable property.
- Registration fees due in respect of an Access to Funds application.
Remuneration to Financial Guardians
For accounting period after 1 Sept 10 click here to view remuneration.