232. Registering the instrument.

232.     Registering the instrument.

If the Public Guardian1 is able to register an instrument as a lasting power of attorney2 he must do so by the end of the period of four weeks beginning with the date on which he gave the notice or notices3 of receipt of an application for registration4. Registration is, however, subject to the discretion of the court5 if:

(1)     the instrument accompanying an application for registration is not properly made6;

(2)     the instrument contains a provision which would be ineffective as part of a lasting power of attorney or would prevent the instrument from