Public Guardian and Trustee office is moving

The Public Guardian and Trustee office is moving on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 from the 3rd floor of the Andrew Philipsen Law Centre to the ground floor in the same building.

Find Public Guardian and Trustee fees

All fees are subject to 5% GST.

Public Guardian and Trustee fees

Client administration

 

Income or capital receipts

2.5%

Income or capital disbursements

2.5%

Annual management fee

.5%

Deceased estates and missing persons

 

Income or capital receipts

2.5%

Income or capital disbursements

2.5%

Annual management fee

.5%

Minimum fee for administering estates

$1,500

Minor trusts

 

Income or receipts

2.5%

Income or capital disbursements

2.5%

Annual management fees

.5%

Acting as guardian for non-financial matters

 

Fees

$75 per hour, per staff member

Other services

 

Providing services for which no other fee is provided

$75 per hour, per staff member

Obtaining direction from the court

$75 per hour, per staff member

Heir location and proof fee

$75 per hour, per person

Fees are payable under the Public Guardian and Trustee Act.

Complex matters

The Public Guardian and Trustee may charge a fee to recover all or part of the cost of additional work needed to resolve the matter in:

  • unusual circumstances of estate administration; or
  • any other matter.

 

Contact: 

If you have questions, contact the Public Guardian and Trustee. 
In person: 3rd floor, Andrew Philipsen Law Centre, 2134 – 2nd Avenue in Whitehorse. 
Email: publicguardianandtrustee@gov.yk.ca 
Phone: 867-667-5366, toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5366
Fax: 867-393-6246