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Notifying 3 People for Deputyship Applications

https://www.judiciary.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/pd-9b-notification-of-an-application.pdf The above practice direction came into force from December 2017 requiring 3 people to be notified of applications to become Deputy. It would now…

OPG and APAD liaison Meeting

The next OPG and APAD liaison Meeting is at the end of March. If anyone has any issues they want to be raised by APAD…

OPG Non-Compliance Letters

We have been advised that the OPG are going to send out Non Compliance letters next week to Public Authority Deputies that are not meeting…

New form and guidance to help you search OPG’s registers

New form and guidance to help you search OPG’s registers https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-form-and-guidance-to-help-you-search-opgs-registers The OPG100 search form has changed so that you can ask for additional information…

Alan Eccles to retire as Public Guardian

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/alan-eccles-to-retire-as-public-guardian The Public Guardian for England and Wales and Chief Executive of the Office of the Public Guardian, Alan Eccles, has announced his intention to…

MCA Code of Practice revision: call for evidence

Revising the Mental Capacity Act 2005 Code of Practice: Call for evidence https://consult.justice.gov.uk/digital-communications/revising-the-mca-2005-code-of-practice/