The donee does not have the right to act
The donee does not have the right to act and represent the donor in matters that are not stipulated in the power of attorney.
Special provisions apply to immovable property. Immovable property include for example buildings on one’s own property and forest holdings. Immovable property does not include housing shares and leased buildings.
As donee, you cannot
- pledge, or
- immovable property,
unless otherwise stipulated in the power of attorney.
If there is not such stipulation, the donor can be appointed a guardian to manage these matters.
Please note that as donee, you do not have the right to donate the donor’s property unless otherwise stipulated in the power of attorney. It is also not possible to appoint a guardian for the purpose of giving a gift.