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Power of Attorney

  • Find out what a Lasting Power of Attorney is and when you might need one
  • How to go about setting up a Power of Attorney
  • What to do if you need to use a Power of Attorney

What's in this guide

What is Power of Attorney?

Power of attorney explained, including different types of Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA).

Setting up Power of Attorney

The process of making and using a Lasting Power of Attorney explained, for donors and attorneys.

Using a Power of Attorney

How to use a Power of Attorney to manage somebody's financial affairs.

Deputies and the Court of Protection

How deputies are appointed if someone lacks capacity and no Power of Attorney exists.

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