How to start a limited conservatorship


How to start a limited conservatorship

The process for being appointed the limited conservator of an adult with a developmental disability has five major steps.


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Costs start at $435. You will also need to pay a fee for an investigation. If the adult who may need a conservatorship can't afford the fees, you can apply for a fee waiver. 


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It takes at least 1 month to get a court date to become a conservator. It often takes months. The exact amount of time varies by court.   


Select any step to get instructions and forms for each step.