Good practice guidance on accessing the Court of Protection

Key documents

HM Courts and Tribunal Service, Practice directions and Court of Protection Rules.

Department for Constitutional Affairs (2007) 'Mental Capacity Act 2005: Code of Practice (PDF)', London:The Stationery Office (accessed 22 March 2011).

'The amended Mental Capacity Act 2005 (PDF)', London: The Stationery Office (accessed 22 March 2011).

'Mental Capacity Act 2005 (Independent Mental Capacity Advocates) (General) Regulations 2006', London: The Stationery Office (available at, accessed 22 March 2011).

England and Wales Court of Protection decisions. Available at .