News and Notices

Changes to the current Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS).

A change is being planned to the current Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS).

In 2022 the Department of Health and Social Care is planning to implement the Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) to replace the DoLS.

This poster provides a summary of the LPS process that is known at the moment and we will provide more information as and when it becomes available.