Court of Protection
What is the Court of Protection?
The Court of Protection is a specialised court of the Supreme Court. It deals with matters concerning property and finances of those who are no longer able to do so for themselves.
There are 3 main types of application it may deal with;
2) Enduring Power of Attorney
3) Power of Attorney
What can the Court of Protection do?
The Court of Protection may make an order to manage the property and finances of a person who is no longer able to do so for themselves. The Court also has, under it's inherent jurisdiction, the ability to make orders for the safeguarding of adults.