How to Get Power of Attorney Forms

By Mike Broemmel
Power of Attorney forms are readily available.

Hand and document at the meeting image by Dmitry Goygel-Sokol from

After making the decision to create a power of attorney, the next step is finding the correct form. No matter where you live, you can obtain a power of attorney form through many sources. Keep in mind there are two general types of powers of attorney. There is a health care power of attorney and a financial power of attorney.

Obtain a form from your attorney. If you have no attorney, retain one.

Contact your bank or other financial institution. Most maintain financial power of attorney forms for their customers or clients.

Visit a hospital, your doctor's office or another medical center or clinic. They typically maintain health care power of attorney forms.

Request a health care power of attorney from your church. Many provide forms to their members.

Purchase a form from an office supply store. They typically carry different legal forms, including power of attorney.

About the Author

Mike Broemmel began writing in 1982. He is an author/lecturer with two novels on the market internationally, "The Shadow Cast" and "The Miller Moth." Broemmel served on the staff of the White House Office of Media Relations. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and political science from Benedictine College and a Juris Doctorate from Washburn University. He also attended Brunel University, London.

Cite this Article A tool to create a citation to reference this article Cite this Article