Glossary of Terms relating to Singapore Lasting Power of Attorney
Jointly and SeverallyLaw2016-03-24T12:18:31+08:00
The donees can act together or individually. Both types of decisions are valid. A donee can act without consulting the other donee(s).
A person, at least 21 years of age, appointed by the donor to replace a donee in the event that the donee’s appointment is terminated.
A person who signs and certifies that the donor knows the implications of making an LPA and is not doing it under duress, fraud or undue pressure.
This person can be any practicing lawyer, psychiatrist or Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) accredited medical practitioner. The certificate issuer also needs to sign on the LPA form as a witness for […]