In the seventh part of our reflective blog series, we look at some of the new statutory roles introduced within the MCA Code of Practice.Read More »Reflecting on changes to the MCA Code of Practice (Part 7)
Relevant Person's Representative (RPR)
A Relevant Person’s Representative (RPR) is a necessary and essential role under the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLs). It is the role of the RPR to maintain regular contact with the relevant person who has been deprived of liberty, and represent them in all relevant matters. This can include: appealing against a DoLs authorisation, requesting a review, ensuring least restrictive practices are in place or raising a complaint.Read More »What is a Relevant Person’s Representative (RPR)?