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Disclaim a lasting power of attorney

How to stop being an attorney under a lasting power of attorney (LPA).

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Use this form if you no longer want to be an attorney under a lasting power of attorney (LPA) – this is called ‘disclaiming’ responsibility.

If you’re an attorney under an enduring power of attorney (EPA) and no longer want to be an attorney, use form EP5.

Alternative formats

You can email customerservices@publicguardian.gsi.gov.uk to get a document in an alternative format, such as

  • braille
  • audio
  • large print

Include your address, telephone number, the title of the document you need and the format you need it in.

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Published 24 June 2013
Last updated 26 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Personal information' section.
  2. Added translation
  3. Link to new Welsh page added.
  4. LPA005 form was updated on 1 July 2015.
  5. First published.