POWER OF ATTORNEY APOSTILLE UK
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Have a Power of Attorney legalised by The Apostilles Group from just £75.
Includes FCDO fee of £30 & solicitor
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TRANSLATION OF APOSTILLED DOCUMENTS
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POWER OF ATTORNEY UK APOSTILLE
Things to remember
A Lasting Power of Attorney must be registered with the Office of the Public Guardian and costs £82.
There are typically 2 types of Power of Attorney in the UK.
Lasting Power of Attorney - often used for handing over full control of financial and health related decisions.
General Power of Attorney - used in a more specific sense for certain situations such as selling a property abroad.
If you need a solicitor to witness your Power of Attorney, can find a solicitor near you, to help you out at The Law Society website. If a solicitor has witnessed the Power of Attorney, and done so according to the standard laid out in the next column, the price will be just £60.
When the solicitor or notary public signs the document, they must:
have a valid practising certificate
sign the document in the UK
state the action they have taken eg witnessed, certified a copy, confirmed as original
use their personal signature, not a company signature
include the date of certification
include their name and company address
REASONS YOU MAY NEED A POWER OF ATTORNEY LEGALISED
Allowing a relative or trusted person to handle specific aspects of your finances or health at home or abroad.
To allow someone to carry out a specific transaction on your behalf at home or abroad.