For the Guardian: Getting Additional Court Orders

Moving In or Out of Nevada

Moving a ward across state lines (or conducting business on behalf of the ward in another state) requires court permission.  If you are planning to move out of Nevada with the ward, or if you are a guardian who recently moved with the ward from another state to Nevada, read this section to find out the forms you must file to have the case properly transferred.  You will also find forms needed if you are the guardian elsewhere and need to register your guardianship papers in Nevada so you can conduct brief, temporary business in Nevada on behalf of the ward.

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Changing Guardians

Sometimes a guardian is unwilling or unable to continue acting as the guardian.  If that is the case, either the guardian or someone else can ask the court to release the guardian. Read on for more information about how to ask the court to change the guardian.

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Financial Issues

Spending any of the ward's money usually requires court approval first. If the ward's money is in a blocked account and the guardian needs to access the account to pay the ward's expenses, read this section to find out the how to get court permission to access the ward's money and pay necessary expenses.  

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Property Issues

Selling or disposing of any of the ward's property requires court approval first.  Read this section to find out how to get court permission to sell the ward's property, and what to do if someone has wrongly disposed of the ward's property without court permission.  

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