Powers of Attorney
What are Powers of Attorney?
A power of attorney lets someone make important decisions for you when you need it the most. The attorney you choose can be a trusted relative, a friend or an organisation like State Trustees.
How can we help with Powers of Attorney?
With decades of experience, we can help you no matter how straightforward or complicated your circumstances are. You can choose to have a video appointment which is perfect if you prefer the convenience of an appointment from your home, or if you are unable to travel to one of our office locations. You can also call us on 1300 138 672 to book an in-person appointment to see our powers of attorney writing experts at our offices (subject to health guidelines).
Types of Power of Attorney appointments
- Enduring power of attorney for financial matters: Under an enduring power of attorney (financial), you can appoint someone to manage your financial and property affairs.
- Enduring power of attorney for personal matters: Under an enduring power of attorney (personal), you can appoint someone to make decisions about your personal life and lifestyle.
- Appointment of medical treatment decision maker: Under an appointment of medical treatment decision maker, you choose someone to make medical decisions for you. This person will legally be able to make medical decisions for you if you can’t.