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Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo

Friday, 27th October 2017, Adelaide Showground Public Trustee is proud to be an exhibitor at the annual Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo, Adelaide’s largest Disability and Ageing event and an exciting community event that attracts audiences of 4,000 people and more than 160 exhibitors. The Disability, Ageing and Lifestyle Expo explores practical ideas, research and initiatives under the ‘My [...]

Message to Customers

Dear Valued Customer A former officer of the Deceased Estates section of Public Trustee has pleaded guilty to eight dishonesty charges. The former officer handled Deceased Estates, and the allegations do not relate to Public Trustee’s Will-writing, Tax, Trusts, Personal Estates or Regulatory branches. The former officer was suspended from duty pending finalisation of court action [...]

Communications to Customers

The Evaluation Report, by the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, of the Practices, Policies and Procedures of the Public Trustee has been tabled in Parliament. The Evaluation found that management and staff of Public Trustee are dedicated to the service of customers and have been working continuously to improve that service. We have made a number [...]

New Public Trustee Video Targets Elder Abuse

An alliance of five SA agencies has created a new video to give a quick overview of free services that are available to address elder abuse. Public Trustee is featured in the video. The video provides practical information to protect people’s physical, emotional, mental and financial wellbeing. It informs older South Australians, as well as their [...]

2017 Customer Satisfaction Survey

In 2017, Public Trustee undertook its seventh customer satisfaction survey. Public Trustee surveys customers as normal business practice to continually develop service improvement. We have found the best way to get feedback from our Personal Estates customers and/or their liaison person is to conduct a survey by telephone. Overall, the 2017 customer satisfaction survey found [...]

National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is the new way of providing support for Australians with disability, their families and carers. In July 2013, the NDIS commenced in South Australia for children aged 13 years and under. From 1 July 2017, adults in South Australia aged between 18 and 64 years of age will be [...]

Message to Customers

Dear Valued Customer A former officer of the Deceased Estates section of Public Trustee has pleaded guilty to seven dishonesty charges. The former officer handled Deceased Estates, and the allegations do not relate to Public Trustee’s Will-writing, Tax, Trusts, Personal Estates or Regulatory branches. The former officer was suspended from duty pending finalisation of court [...]

New Victor Harbor Location

Public Trustee Victor Harbor Will appointments will now be conducted at; South Coast Realty 39 Crozier Rd, Victor Harbor Make a free appointment at any of our locations by calling (08) 8226 9204 or 1800 673 119 (country landline freecall), emailing or via our online form. Writing your Will and Enduring Power of Attorney can [...]