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9 September 2020 — Blog post
Lead Product Manager, Kaz Hufton, answers your questions on the new service
13 October 2019 — News story
Ministry of Justice scheme will refund anyone who paid too much in deputyship fees
3 July 2019 — News story
The Guardianship (Missing Persons) Act 2017 comes into force in England and Wales on 31 July 2019.
6 January 2021 — Guidance
This page provides guidance on how OPG is responding to the coronavirus outbreak. It will be updated when new information is available.
11 July 2019 — Guidance
Find out how to get help if you have concerns that someone is being abused or neglected under a lasting power of attorney, enduring power of attorney or deputy court order.
7 October 2020 — Corporate report
The Office of the Public Guardian’s business plan sets out the agency’s priorities for 2020 to 2021.
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