Power of attorney form

If you wish to appoint another person to complain for you, you must fill in a form giving power of attorney to him or her, to act on your behalf. The original form must be sent to the Ombudsman together with the complaint.

We need a power of attorney from you as the complainant because we normally only consider complaints containing information about the private matters of individuals if the parties in the case have given their consent for us to do so.

Private matters include for instance social benefits, taxes, industrial injuries, prison sentences or residence permits.

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The person who is given a power of attorney cannot send it in by e-mail. However, the person who gives the power of attorney can send it in by e-mail – if he or she uses secure e-mail or Digital Post.

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