How to enter your power of attorney and statement of consent

Social Security needs a power of attorney and a declaration of consent to be able to form social security applications on your behalf. You download and specify this as follows.

  • As part of the Social Security apps starter kit, you can download a template and this is done by clicking on Download template, this results in downloading a document that you need to fill out.

  • The completed document can be uploaded to Social Security by clicking on Upload document, where you select the document you have signed.