If you are incapable of making your own decisions and you do not have these documents in place the South Australian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (SACAT), now incorporates the Guardianship Board may become involved. This makes it a lot more difficult for loved ones you leave behind.

In relation to an Advance Care Directive if you do not make your wishes known, it can be extremely difficult for them to be adhered to. Even though family may be doing their best, they may be making decisions that you would not have consented to.