Court of Protection Deputyship
There may come a time in our lives when we lack the capacity to make decisions for ourselves this could be due to an unexpected illness, accident, disability or dementia. This is where your lasting power of attorney (LPA) provides you with peace of mind, like your car insurance, it’s in the drawer and you hope that your loved ones will never have to use it.
However, if you are investigating Court of Protection Deputyship you are seeking help, support and advice on how you are going to help a friend or family member by becoming a deputy for them because they do not have an LPA in place.
Just like an LPA there are two types of deputy: -