The importance becomes greater as we get older and the likelihood of developing mental illnesses becomes higher. It becomes very important that we make the decision of who we wish to be making decisions for us rather than somebody else deciding who this should be. With the population living longer and life expectancies increasing globally, this legal document becomes more and more important.
There are some key considerations particularly for deciding who to appoint as your Donee. These include where your Donee lives and if they would have to relocate to look after you and if you would like to have a replacement Donee should anything happen to the first. Given the importance of this document, it is important you consult a professional to assist you in preparation.