09 Jan 2008

The Court of Protection no longer accepting old Court application forms.

Professionals making applications to the Court or assisting clients to make applications should note that the Court of Protection are no longer able to accept applications on any old application forms (such as the CP5 Statement of Assets, CP3 medical certificate etc).

New Court forms came into existence and general use on 1 October 2007 and whilst there was initially some limited discretion to accept applications straddling the 1st October introduction of the new Court of Protection, the Court can no longer accept applications on the old forms.

The current application forms are available for download from the forms and booklets section of the OPG website or by contacting Customer Services on 0845 330 2900.

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