Change or end a power of attorney

What are my rights?

Having made a power of attorney, can I end it at any time?
  • Yes
  • No

If you have a power of attorney, naming someone to take care of financial and legal matters for you, you may decide you want to change or end it. Learn your rights and options for changing or ending a power of attorney. 

What you should know

Change a power of attorney

End a power of attorney

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Who can help

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in February 2019
  • Time to read: 9 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Kevin Smith, Retired lawyer and consultant

Kevin Smith

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