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Notice that an application form
has been issued
Court of Protection
Case number Date the application was issued
D D M M Y Y Y Y
Name of the applicant
Name of the person to whom the application relates (this is the person who lacks, or is alleged to lack, capacity)
Applicant’s connection to the person to whom the application relates
(enter name and address of person to be notiﬁed)
This notice is to tell you that an application form has been issued by the Court of Protection.
The court has powers to make decisions regarding the property and affairs and personal welfare of people who
lack capacity to make such decisions.
If you wish to be involved in the proceedings, then you need to complete and ﬁle the COP5 acknowledgment of
notiﬁcation with the court and apply to be joined as a party.
If you have any questions or need further information about the application you can:
• ring Court Enquiry Service on 0300 456 4600;
• write to the Court of Protection, PO Box 70185, First Avenue House, 42-49 High Holborn, London
WC1A 9JA, DX 160013 Kingsway 7; or
• check the website, www.justice.gov.uk or www.direct.gov.uk
Court of Protection staff cannot give legal advice. If you need legal advice please contact a solicitor.
Details of the application
The application relates to the exercise of the court’s jurisdiction in relation to the person’s:
property and affairs
property and affairs and personal welfare.