Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2015] All ER (D) 165 (Apr)
Neutral Citation: [2015] EWCOP 29
Court: Court of Protection

Senior Judge Lush

Representation Fatima Chandoo of the Office of the Public Guardian.
  The respondent in person and unrepresented
Judgment Dates: 23 April 2015


Mental health - Court of Protection - Property and financial affairs - Son of patient being appointed as deputy - Concerns arising and Office of Public Guardian applying to revoke appointment - Whether appointment should be revoked - .

The Case

Mental health Court of Protection. The son of the patient was made her deputy. The Office of Public Guardian applied under of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 for an order revoking the appointment of CC as the patient's deputy. CC opposed the application. The Court of Protection dismissed the application and found that was impressed with the explanations of CC regarding payment and expenditure.

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