Form

Form COP DOL10: Apply to authorise a deprivation of liberty

Social workers can use this form to apply for permission from the court to restrain and restrict someone in a care setting.

Documents

Application to authorise a deprivation of liberty

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Cais i awdurdodi colli rhyddid (adran 4A(3) a 16(2)(a) o Ddeddf Galluedd Meddyliol 2005)

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Details

Read the guidance on deprivation of liberty.

Read more about deprivation of liberty safeguards.

The applications are part of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Sections:

  • 4A(3)
  • 16(2)(a)

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Published 1 March 2017