What is an IMCA

Mental Capacity Act

Instruction (Referral) Procedures

IMCA Instruction (Referral) form

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Instruction (Referral) Form

Paid Relevant Person's Representative Service

Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice

Eligibility Criteria

Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) Information

Department of Health Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Code of Practice to supplement the main Mental Capacity Act 2005 Code of Practice

Evaluation form.

Contact Information




















IMCA Wales operates in the following regions and consortiums


West Wales






(Hywel Dda University Health board Footprint area)


South West Wales



Neath, Port Talbot


(Swansea Bay University Health Board Footprint area)


PLEASE NOTE: From the 1st April 2019 due to NHS Boundary Changes relating to Bridgend County Borough MHM Wales will no longer be the provider of the IMCA service for Instructions relating to those residing within the Borough of Bridgend.


All instructions will be required to be sent to the IMCA service covering the footprint of Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board



Paid Relevant Person's Representative Service



Office of the Public Guardian Mental Capacity Act and Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards Guides

Click on the relevant area on the map for links to other IMCA providers in Wales



Paid Relevant Person's Representative Service




IMCA Wales is part of the Mental Health Matters Wales group, a registered charity (1123842) and a Company limited by guarantee (6468412)

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