Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General. Public Guardian and Trustee

Capacity Assessment Office

Record #: CWD7304
Last Modified: 30 May 2017
Last Full Update: 30 May 2017


Description (Service) Capacity Assessment Office provides: 
* information about arranging a capacity assessment 
* a list of assessors available for all regions 
* how to apply for financial assistance if you cannot pay the full cost of an assessment. 
* guidelines and rights around having a capacity assessment 
* Forms to complete a capacity assessment 
Capacity Assessment is the formal assessment of a person's mental capacity to make decisions about property and personal care. Under the Substitute Decisions Act, many situations require capacity assessments to be conducted by specially qualified assessors

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Application Call for details
Languages English

Address and Location

Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
595 Bay St, Suite 800
Toronto, ON M5G 2M6

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-327-6766
Toll Free Phone 1-866-521-1033
TTY Phone 416-314-2687
Fax 416-327-6724
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/pgt/capacity.asp