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A new draft MCA Code of Practice—an overview

Published on: 30 June 2022
Published by: LexisPSL
  • A new draft MCA Code of Practice—an overview

Article summary

Local Government analysis: The long-awaited consultation on the draft new code to the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA 2005) has recently been published. We previously commented on the aspects of this relating to the Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) but the new code updates much of the old code as well. This briefing looks at the headline issues. Andrew Parsons, Julia Appleton and Marianne Frall of RadcliffesLeBrasseur LLP (now merged with Weightmans) provide an overview of the new draft MCA Code of Practice. This article forms part of a series of analyses on the MCA 2005 by RadcliffesLeBrasseur LLP. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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