Making financial decisions for incapable adults

Trusteeship, enduring power of attorney and administration of benefits for AISH and CPP-D.

Services and information

  • Ensure someone you trust has the authority to make financial decisions on your behalf if you become incapable.
  • The court may review a represented adult’s financial records to make sure their assets are being responsibly managed by their trustee.
  • This free program from the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee (OPGT) helps you manage your AISH and CPP-D money to pay your bills.
  • Manage money and pay bills for an adult who gets regular government payments and can’t manage money on their own.
  • Become a trustee so you can make financial decisions for an adult who needs help.
  • When you become a trustee, the court may set a deadline to review the file to ensure the arrangement is working well.