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When someone is missing it can be difficult managing their property and finances. Section 54 of the NSW Trustee and Guardian Act 2009 enables an application to be made to the Supreme Court, after a person has been missing for at least 90 days.
You can consult the police officer in charge of a case if you have questions about the progress of a missing person's investigation with the Coroner’s Court. For further information contact the Coroners Court of NSW.
18 Aug 2021
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.