Disclaim a lasting power of attorney

How to stop being an attorney.



Use this form if you no longer want to be an attorney - this is called ‘disclaiming’ responsibility.

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Are you an attorney under an enduring power of attorney? Use form EP5.

Published 24 June 2013
Last updated 2 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added translation
  2. Link to new Welsh page added.
  3. LPA005 form was updated on 1 July 2015.
  4. First published.