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Can someone having power of attorney over the owner of a property

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Can someone having power of attorney over the owner of a property sign a planning application form as the owner (certificate A)even though she is not the owner?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
As long as the power of attorney deed gives the attorney power to sign documents and the attorney is acting in the best interests of the grantor of the power of attorney, an attorney's signature is perfectly valid.
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