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Codes of Practice

Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 - Codes of Practice

Codes of Practice for people authorised to act under the 2000 Act.

Part 2 - Attorneys

Code of Practice for Continuing and Welfare Attorneys

Part 3 - Access to Funds

Code of Practice for those authorised under the Access to Funds scheme

Part 4 - Management of Residents' Finances

Please note that the Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 Codes of Practice have been updated.  Circular CCD 3/2014 provides details of the changes.

You should note that the Code of Practices below should be looked at together with Circular CCD 3/2014.

Code of Practice for supervisory bodies under part 4 of the Act

Code of Practice for managers of authorised establishments under part 4 of the Act

Part 5 - Medical treatment and research

Code of Practice for Practitioners Authorised to Carry Out Medical Treatment or Research Under Part 5 of the Act

Part 6 - Guardians and persons authorised under intervention orders

Code of Practice for persons authorised under Intervention Orders and Guardians

Code of Practice for Local Authorities

Code of Practice for Local Authorities exercising functions under the 2000 Act