Guardianship Audits and Reporting

Guardianship Audits

The Inspector General supports the Bay County Clerk of Court and Comptroller staff in an attempt to augment the court’s oversight process applicable to the protection of wards’ assets pursuant to Chapter 744, Florida Statutes.

Guardianship Reporting

Accountings should include all supporting bank statements, receipts, invoices and/or cancelled checks (if receipts are unavailable), as well as any other necessary documents for validation.

Plans should include a current Physician’s Report (unless exempt) and any other necessary supporting documentation.

Guardianship Reporting Calculator

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Additional Resources

Probate Court Department, Clerk of Court & Comptroller

14th Judicial Website Forms

Office of Public & Professional Guardians (OPPG)

Florida Statute Chapter 744 Guardianship

Registered Professional Guardians (OPPG)

Florida Public Guardian Programs (OPPG)

National Guardianship Association, Inc.

Florida State Guardianship Association

FCCC 2021 Guardianship Audit Best Practice PDF

FCCC 2021 Guardianship Audit Best Practice – Checklist PDF

FCCC 2021 Guardianship Audit Best Practice – Appendix PDF