What does it mean to grant a person a power of attorney?

If you want someone to be able to act on your behalf in connection with your application, you must grant this person a power of attorney. This person may be, for instance, your employer, a family member or another person you trust.

The person you grant a power of attorney must be of legal age, i.e. over 18 years of age.

You will find the power of attorney form and more information about what it means to grant someone a power of attorney and how to do this here.