Powers of Attorney have hit the news today after a retired Court of Protection judge said he would never make one. more…
Court of Protection Downloads + Factsheets
Guide to Court of Protection + Deputyship
If someone close to you has lost mental capacity, you can apply to the Court of Protection to become their Deputy.
Guide to Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPA)
If you're worried about losing mental capacity, a LPA allows you to appoint someone to make decisions on your behalf.
Acting as a ‘Certificate Provider’
The role of the ‘Certificate Provider’ is to make sure that the person making the Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is mentally capable of doing so and isn’t being placed under any pressure.