MCA / LPS Consultation


From DHSC – Information on the consultation re changes to MCA Code of Practice & implementation of LPS -  Consultation closes on 7th July 2022

We are consulting on the proposed changes to the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA) Code of Practice, which includes guidance on the new Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) system. This consultation is also seeking views on the LPS regulations, which will underpin the new system.

This is a joint consultation published by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and the Ministry of Justice (MoJ).


Last updated: 28/03/2022