The lasting power of attorney is a legal document with which one person gives another person, or persons the authority to act on his/her behalf with regards to specific issues identified with documents.
There are two types:
1 Property and affairs
2 Personal Welfare.
For MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
The Public Guardian and Court of Protection
2, Junction Road,
London N19 5SZ
Facts sheet can be obtained free of charge from Age UK 0800 169 6565