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LPA Form 1 LPA Forms should be printed on A4 paper to facilitate their registration.
here for a quick infographic summary on How to Make an LPA.
Choose your donee(s) wisely
Choose what decision powers to grant your donee(s)
If you have more than 1 donee, decide if they are to act
Fill up the LPA Form 1 accordingly.
See an LPA Certificate Issuer
here to find an LPA Certificate Issuer.
Please refer to the Certificate Issuer guide
here to check if your LPA application has been completed correctly, before submitting to OPG for registration.
To submit your LPA for registration, please send the following documents to the Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) by post. These include:
1) LPA Form 1 or Form 2; 2) Clear photocopies of donor’s and all donees’/replacement donees’ identification document*; and/or 3) Clear photocopy of Directors’ Resolution of the Licensed Trust Company (only applicable for Form 2 applicants who wish to appoint at least 1 Licensed Trust Company as a donee/ replacement donee)
*For Singaporeans and Permanent Residents, this refers to the front and back of the NRIC. For non-citizens without NRIC, this refers to the passport.
OPG will verify your documents and accept your complete application for registration if there are no valid objections raised within the 3 weeks mandatory waiting period.
Office of the Public Guardian
Ministry of Social and Family Development
20 Lengkok Bahru
#04-02, Family @ Enabling Village
*Please submit your LPA application within 6 months from the date the donor signs on the LPA Form.
If you wish to make an
LPA Form 2, visit a
lawyer* to draft the Annex to Section 4 of your LPA.
*Note: This refers to a Singapore solicitor qualified to practice Singapore law in a Singapore law practice.
Please take note that for LPAs that are received by OPG from 1 August 2019, donors and donees are able to access a softcopy PDF of the registered LPA. Donors are able to share the softcopy LPA via OPG's e-services portal using Singpass with anyone. (e.g. lawyer, HDB, CPFB, etc.)