This site tells you about our role and provides a single information point about financial provisions contained in the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.
We have a statutory responsibility in Scotland to supervise people appointed to make financial or property decisions on behalf of an incapable adult. We also register continuing or welfare powers of attorney under the terms of the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000.
Current processing times for powers of attorney: manual submissions 65 days EPOAR 44 days
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We provide a range of services, however your circumstances will determine which of these is most appropriate
Planning ahead while you have capacity to do so
Pay living expenses for an incapable adult
A single action on behalf of an incapable adult.
On-going actions on behalf of an incapable adult.
Are the funds of an incapable adult being misused?