Note: (06/08/15). Updates to the csv and Annual Report have been published. These correct the file name of the csv (the content remains the same), clarify the titles of 3 charts (figures 1.2, 1.4 and 3.2) and update a reference to refer to an appendix in the main publication (on page 45)
This report contains information on the use of Guardianship under Section 7 and 37 of the Mental Health Act 1983, during the reporting period 1 April 2014 - 31 March 2015. It contains information on new, continuing and closed cases at national, regional and local authority levels and includes breakdowns by gender, Guardianship type, and local authority region.