Enduring Power of Attorney

Making an Enduring Power of Attorney with Madden Law 

An Enduring Power of Attorney allows a person to appoint one or more people to have authority over their affairs,during their lifetime, in the event that they lose capacity to manage their affairs. It only becomes effective once the EPOA is registered in the Wards of Court Office. The scope of the power can be limited to specific matter .

NOTICE PARTIES

Two notice parties must be set out in the EPOA. They will be notified when the EPOA is created and when the registration process begins. They have an opportunity to object to the registration at that stage. There are requirements about who the notice parties must be, depending on the civil status of the person creating the EPOA.

COST  €700

The Attorneys must be present with the person making the EPOA, at the time it is signed. The Notice Parties do not need to be present when the EPOA is being signed. An Attorney cannot be a Notice Party . 

MEDICAL CERTIFICATE

The person making it must also attend a medical professional and get a form completed. This form will confirm that that the person has capacity to sign the EPOA. This will form part of the EPOA. The solicitor creating the EPOA will also sign a statement confirming the person understands the document that they are signing. 

WHERE TO START?

Fill out as much information as possible below and we will be in touch to discuss the matter with you. 

Please fill out the form for creating an Enduring Power of Attorney

Enduring Power of Attorney Form

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