Enduring Power of Attorney


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Noosa Library   2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Wallace Park, Wallace Drive
Noosaville, Queensland, 4566

Phone: 1300 542 727
Website: http://www.library.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au

So much emphasis is placed on ensuring that we all have a valid will when we die! But isn’t it even more important to know who is going to make decisions about us and our estate while we are still alive? This presentation will describe the process, run you through the options available when appointing an Enduring Power of Attorney and suggest ways to help safeguard yourself against potential abuse by attorneys.

Topics include:

  • general vs enduring powers of attorney
  • short and long form powers of attorney
  • witnessing requirements
  • limits on powers
  • triggers for powers
  • safeguards.