Powers of Attorney Fees and Charges

When your Power of Attorney is prepared by NSW Trustee & Guardian you can appoint a person of your choosing to act as attorney or choose NSW Trustee & Guardian for independent and impartial services. When you have both your Power of Attorney and Will planning ahead documents prepared by us, you receive a discount of $110.

Power of Attorney preparation services are provided free for people eligible for a full Centrelink Age Pension (including people receiving other government benefits, such as a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pension, who would otherwise be eligible for a full Centrelink Age Pension).

Fees for Power of Attorney (PoA) and Will document preparation and update
 Fees (incl. GST)  PoA  Will  PoA & Will
Preparation $220  $330  $440
NSW Trustee & Guardian made document update $165  $220  $330


If you appoint NSW Trustee & Guardian to act as your attorney, the following fees apply when this role is activated under a Power of Attorney.

Fees for Power of Attorney Activation
Fees (incl. GST)
One-off establishment fee $550

 1.1% of the value of income producing and investment assets managed by NSW Trustee & Guardian (excluding principal place of residence)

Minimum fee of $1,100

Account keeping  $132 per year
For the investigation and lodgement of tax returns a minimum $275 (incl. GST) up to one hour and up to $220 (incl. GST) for additional hours if required. If legal work is undertaken for you by external legal service providers their costs will be additional to NSW Trustee & Guardian fees.
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