A person may apply to the High Court2 for an order appointing a guardian in respect of some or all of a missing person's property and financial affairs3. For a guardianship order to be made, the applicant must have a sufficient interest in relation to the missing person's property or financial affairs4. For these purposes, the following applicants are treated as having a sufficient interest5:
(1) the missing person and the missing person's personal representatives6;
(2) the missing person's spouse, civil partner, parent, child or sibling
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