Enduring Powers of Attorney

Enduring Powers of Attorney – Perth

Who would you trust to make decisions for you if you weren’t able to?

Whilst most people are aware of the benefits of making a Will, fewer people understand the benefits of having an Enduring Power of Attorney.

Enduring Powers of Attorney – Perth

This allows you to appoint someone to look after your assets and make legal decisions on your behalf if you become physically or mentally incapable. Because you need to be ‘of sound mind’ when you sign the authority, it is important to have the documentation completed before any mental deterioration takes place.

Unfortunately, this can occur over an extended period of time, it makes sense to set an Enduring Power of Attorney in place at the same time you have your Will prepared.

You can choose sole or joint attorneys.

You can choose sole or joint attorneys.

A popular method is to appoint your spouse or partner then two other family members as substitute attorneys in the event that your partner dies before you or becomes incapacitated.

Your attorney is required to become responsible for your financial wellbeing and act on your behalf to protect your interests.

Joondalup Perth - Enduring Powers of Attorney

When we prepare your Enduring Power of Attorney you can decide whether you want the document to take effect immediately – or at a later date should you lose your decision making capacity.

Standard Wills - $440.00 per couple.