Lasting Powers of Attorney

In a welcome development the government has approved revised application forms for making and registering a Lasting Power of Attorney the new forms will be valid from 1 July 2015.

The existing forms currently available to the public will continue to be valid for execution until 1 January 2016.

Powers of Attorney which have already been registered with the Office of the Public Guardian remain unaffected by this change and will continue to be valid after 1 January 2016.