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Enduring Power of Attorney Checklists

Find an Enduring Power of Attorney (EPOA) Checklist for every state and territory in Australia, here on Compass.

Last updated: 17 January 2023

Each EPOA Checklist will guide you through the process of making an enduring power of attorney (EPOA) in your jurisdiction. NB: Known as an Advance Personal Plan (APP) in NT

It will show you what to think about and connect you to relevant information.

 Each checklist includes:

  • Background information and resources to help you research and prepare to make an EPOA/APP.

  • Practical information you will need to consider before completing the EPOA form.

  • Helpful information to help you complete the EPOA/APP form.

  • Information about how to correctly sign and witness your EPOA/APP.

  • Information about registration requirements and tips on where and how to store your EPOA/APP.

  • Information to assist you should you want to change or revoke your EPOA/APP.

  • A PDF version that you can print out and keep or share with another person