PRACTICE NOTE - ANCILLARY RELIEF ORDERS: CONVEYANCING FOR MENTALLY INCAPACITATED ADULTS
A practice note was issued by the Official Solicitor to the Supreme Court on 3 January 2006. The practice note gives the Official Solicitor's understanding of the law and practice applying to the implementation of property adjustment orders and orders for sale in ancillary relief proceedings under Part II of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 or s 72 and schedule 5 of the Civil Partnership Act 2004 where one of the parties is under mental incapacity. The practice note has been approved by the Master of the Court of Protection and the Senior District Judge at the Principal Registry of the Family Division of the High Court. The full practice note will appear in February  Fam Law.