Clearing the confusion on types of power of attorney

Discover the various types of power of attorney that exist in the UK. More Info

Who to choose as your attorneys

Read about who can act as an attorney under a lasting power of attorney, and what you should consider when nominating them. More Info

People to notify about your LPA

Find out whether you should notify anyone about making your LPA, and if so, who is best to choose. More Info

Signing your lasting power of attorney

Find out the order in which people involved in your LPA should sign the forms and the requirements for witnesses to your signatures. More Info

Preferences and instructions in a lasting power of attorney

Read about why leaving instructions and preferences in your lasting power of attorney isn't always best for you, and the alternatives to doing so. More Info

Replacement attorneys - do you need to appoint them in your LPA?

Find out about the role of replacement attorneys within a lasting power of attorney document, and whether you should nominate them. More Info

Mental capacity and choice of LPA certificate provider

Find out how mental capacity is defined, and who is best to certify that you have it when making a lasting power of attorney. More Info

Registering your LPA

Find out why you should not delay in registering your LPA, how to do it and how much it costs. More Info

Options as to how attorneys can make decisions together under an LPA

Find out about the options available for your attorneys or helpers to make decisions about your finances and care in a lasting power of attorney. More Info

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