Department of Justice

Public Guardian and Trustee

Public Guardian and Trustee Fees

CLIENT ADMINISTRATION    
Income/Capital Receipts 2.5%    
Income/Capital Disbursements 2.5%    
Annual Management Fee 0.5%    
       
DECEASED ESTATES AND MISSING PERSONS    
Income/Capital Receipts 2.5%    
Income/Capital Disbursements 2.5%    
Annual Management Fee 0.5%    
Minimum fee for administering estates $ 1,500.00    
       
MINOR TRUSTS    
Income/Receipts 2.5%    
Income/Capital Disbursements 2.5%    
Annual Management Fee 0.5%    
       
ACTING AS GUARDIAN FOR NON-FINANCIAL MATTERS    
Fees as Payable Under Public Guardian
and Trustee Act
$ 75.00/ hour per staff member    
       
OTHER SERVICES    
Providing Services for Which No Other Fee is Provided $ 75.00/ hour per staff member    
Obtaining Direction from the Court 

 

$ 75.00/ hour per staff member

   
Heir Location and Proof Fee                                $ 75.00/ hour per person    
                                                                              
     
COMPLEX MATTERS    

In unusual circumstances of estate administration or any other matter, the PGT may charge an additional fee to recover all or part of the cost of the additional work required to resolve the matter.

   
     
GST    
All Fees are subject to 5% Goods and Services Tax.    
     
PRIVATE GUARDIAN FEES    

A private guardian may only charge fees if the court order for adult guardianship allows them to do so. The maximum fees that a private guardian can charge are:

(a) 2.5% of the amount of funds received or disbursed on behalf of an incapable adult; and 

   

(b) an annual management fee of 0.5% of the fair market value of the adult's assets for the time that the guardian manages those assets.

   
     


 

Contact

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 2703 (J-2B)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Y1A 2C6

Location:
3rd Floor, Andrew A. Phillipsen Law Centre
2130 - 2nd Avenue
Whitehorse, Yukon

Phone: 867-667-5366
Toll Free (in Yukon): 1-800-661-0408, local 5366
Fax: 867-393-6246
email: publicguardianandtrustee@gov.yk.ca