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Limited services for court-appointed deputies

The Office of the Public Guardian is currently unable to provide case-specific information to deputies due to a technical issue.

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The technical issue was fixed on Friday 17 November 2017. Court-appointed deputies now have full access to their services. Apologies for the inconvenience this may have caused.


We are also unable to accept payments for deputy fees at this time.

For general help and support with our deputy services you can:

You can also get guidance for court-appointed deputies on GOV.UK.

We hope to offer our full deputy services within the next few days.

For the latest updates, please visit our Twitter account:

Our lasting power of attorney (LPA) services are unaffected.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause you.

Published 16 November 2017