Can the witness be a family member for my Will or my Power of Attorney (PoA)? Rob Onley May 06, 2020 15:37 Updated No and this is not recommended. Ontario law prohibits beneficiaries from being witnesses to a Will. Check out our knowledge centre blog posts about who can and cannot be a witness for your Power of Attorney and your Last Will & Testament. Related articles Does Notary Pro provide witnesses for in-person appointments? Can witnesses sign before the appointment? Can the witness be my child for a Will or Power of Attorney? Can my spouse / wife / partner bring the document for me if I sign it in advance? IMM0006E Form - IRCC Application for Entry into Canada for Extended Family Member (COVID-19) Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.