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Keeping you up to date

Keeping up-to-date with changes in the MCA and DoLS can be difficult. Here are the key links to help you stay engaged with the changing landscape of the MCA and DoLS.

Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice - code of practice giving guidance for decisions made under the Mental Capacity Act 2005.

Deciding right: A guide to support health or social care professionals through the process of making care decisions in advance for people who will or may lose capacity in the future; who have already lost capacity for those decisions or never had capacity.

SCIE: A huge range of resources on the MCA/DoLS.

39 Essex Street Chambers Mental Capacity Newsletter: A fantastic monthly newsletter that gives regular updates on the most up to date case law.

39 Essex Street Chambers Mental Capacity Law Cases: Provides summaries on many Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Court of Protection and Supreme Court Decisions. 

RiPfA Case Law and Legal Summaries: monthly overview and analysis of selected cases, highlighting implications and recommendations for practice.

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