Bankruptcy

The following information is for use by trustees who act in bankruptcies and debtors who want to know more about the process including all related guidance, publications and legislation required for bankruptcy.

Guidance

Publications

Legislation

Forms

During COVID-19, please see our current coronavirus measures section which ill be pdated legislation which outlines contingences in place duriing the pandemic.


Guidance

The following guidance is for use by debtors, creditors, money advisers, trustees and insolvency practitioners.

Notes for guidance for trustees:

User guides:

Bankruptcy guidance:

Newsletters


Publications

The Accountant in Bankruptcy publishes a number of booklets containing information relating to debtors, creditors and the subject of bankruptcy. This section provides the information and guidance on bankruptcies awarded from 30 November 2016.  

 Bankruptcy Publications

Other Publications

older publications


Legislation

This section contains the relevant Acts and Regulations that apply on or after 30 November 2016.  Please use the links provided for details of the main changes to bankruptcy.

Bills

Acts

Regulations

Previous legislation


Forms

The Accountant in Bankruptcy produces a number of forms relating to the bankruptcy process and applications. This section provides the relevant forms for Trustees and Creditors, available to download.