Good practice guidance on accessing the Court of Protection

Key contacts

Community Legal Advice

Provides a list of solicitors firms that deal with legally aided Court of Protection work.
Various locations.

Telephone: 0845 345 4 345
Website: www.communitylegaladvice.org.uk/

Court of Protection

Archway Tower
2 Junction Road
London
N19 5SZ

Telephone: 030 0456 4600
Website: www.direct.gov.uk  

For urgent applications outside of office hours: 0207 947 6000.

Office of the Public Guardian

PO Box 15118
Birmingham
B16 6GX

Telephone: 030 0456 0300
Email: customerservices@publicguardian.gsi.gov.uk
Website: www.direct.gov.uk

Official Solicitor

81 Chancery Lane
London
WC2A 1DD

Telephone: 020 7911 7127
Email: enquiries@offsol.gsi.gov.uk
Website: www.courtfunds.gov.uk/os/offsol.htm

Social Care Institute for Excellence

First floor
Kinnaird House
1 Pall Mall East
London SW1Y 5BP

Telephone: 020 7766 7400
Email: imca@scie.org.uk
Website: www.scie.org.uk/mca

The Law Society

Provides a list of solicitors firms that deal with Court of Protection work.

The Law Society’s Hall
113 Chancery Lane
London
WC2A 1PL

Telephone: 020 7242 1222
Website: www.lawsociety.org.uk/home.law