Guidance

Appointing a deputy for property and financial affairs (COP GN1)

Who can apply to make decisions about the property and financial affairs of someone who lacks mental capacity.

Documents

Applications for the appointment of a deputy for property and financial affairs (COP GN1)

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Details

This guidance explains:

  • who can apply to be a deputy
  • what powers a deputy has
  • how to apply

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Published 12 December 2017