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Can I order a partnership of two discretionary trusts with the same company acting as trustee of the trusts and of the agent?

You can have the same company act as trustee of a trust and as the agent of the partnership, although this may present problems if, for example, the partners start fighting or the partners and the agent enter into a dispute (at the least, a separate agreement outlining the steps for disupte resolution should be entered into).

Also, we could be wrong, but we've never heard of a company being in partnership with itself (albeit in two different capacities - i.e., as trustee of two separate trusts)

Although this structure might save a bit of money, we can't really recommend it.