Public Guardian and Trustee of BC Child and Youth Services

Upholds and protects the rights of all British Columbians under the age of 19.

Monitors situations that involve children's legal rights or financial interests to be sure that the parents or others are acting in the child's best interests.

Sometimes means stepping in to represent a child when there is no other person to carry out this responsibility.

Reviews all personal injury settlements, legal contracts, trusts and estates involving minors

Ensures that children are properly represented in all legal matters which affect their lives.

Is the Guardian of the estate of all children who are in the continuing care of the Provincial government and of those undergoing adoption.

Link to  Publications and printed materials

Call toll-free by phoning Enquiry BC 1-800-663-7867 and ask to be transferred.

Please inquire about COVID 19 protocols.

Address / Contact Info

700 - 808 West Hastings Street Vancouver, BCV6C 1A3

Phone Numbers

Toll-free: 1-800-663-7867
Phone: (604) 660-4444
Fax: (604) 660-0374

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This program was last updated on: 11 Oct 2020.