Clients who come to us looking for advice on applying for Guardianship are often anxious that guardianship involves an application to the court and want to know what the Scottish Courts need.
Most are unaware of the procedures and timescales involved and are surprised to learn their application has to be supported by three independent Reports from:
- the adult's GP
- a psychiatrist
- a Mental Health Officer
Why are medical reports required?
The medical reports by the GP and psychiatrist confirm to the