Click here to view Bedford Borough Council’s Mental Capacity Act Decision Makers Policy and Guidance


Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

Independent Advocacy

Independent Mental Capacity Advocate Service


Mental Capacity Act, SCIE

Reference Guide to Consent for Examination or Treatment (Department of Health, 2009)

A Brief Guide to carrying out Capacity Assessments (39 Essex Chambers)

Decision-making and Mental Capacity (NICE)

May 2019: This chapter has been amended to add a link to Decision-making and mental capacity published by NICE. and Brief Guide to carrying out Capacity Assessments, published by 39 Essex Chambers has been re-linked to the latest version, as above.