Amendments

August 2019

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Introduction, Purpose and Principles of the Act The table in Section 3, The 5 Statutory Principles of the Act have been amended in regards to Principle 3 to avoid the risk of misinterpretation.

July 2018

Updated Chapters
Chapter Name Details
Before an Application is Made A section has been added ‘Consulting with the Person and Others’ in regards to deprivation of liberty court applications.
Court of Protection Forms The table in Section 4, Deprivation of Liberty Applications has been amended to reflect a change of form name.
The Application Process Section 1, The Application Form and Section 5, The Decision of the Court have been amended to provide greater detail about court applications regarding deprivations of liberty.