Mental capacity act 2005: deprivation of liberty safeguards

Deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS) resources for health and care professionals.

Includes standard forms and guidance (DoLS) for authorising the deprivation of liberty in hospitals and care homes of individuals who lack the mental capacity to consent to treatment or care they may need.


  1. Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards forms and guidance

    • Guidance