The Court of protection is a specialist court based in London. It was set up under the Mental Capacity Act (2005) to help look after people who lack the mental capacity to look after themselves, thus appointing someone as a 'Deputy' to act on their behalf.
They also handle any disputes with regards to the registration of a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) document. The actual registration of an LPA is handled by the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG), which is based in Birmingham.
In a nutshell; The Court of Protection makes the decisions and the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) handles the administrative side.
We can help you through Court of Protection by explaining the process in it's entirety, also helping you to complete all necessary paperwork and ensuring you understand everything along the way.