This page contains information for Mental Health and Best Interests Assessors working in Bradford and Airedale.
If you have any queries, please contact us.
On receipt of either an urgent or standard authorisation the admin team will:
Please keep the admin team informed of any problems in completing the assessments within the timescales agreed.
Please also advise the admin team if you require any further assessment packs.
The following forms are available for you to download and complete from this page:
Once you have completed the form, please return to:
DoLS Admin Team
If you’re a best interest assessor we’ve put together some useful documents for you to download below.
To complete the Deprivation of Liberty e-learning programme, please visit the e-Learning for Healthcare website.
Any urgent authorisation decisions have to be made within seven days (in exceptional circumstances this can be extended for a further seven day period) and all standard authorisation decisions have to be made within 21 days.
Any person working independently will need to provide up-to-date insurance details together with a current DBS check and evidence of qualifications prior to commencing work.