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Moratorium - Letter to IPs re. Rules (21 February 2023)
"...the making of Insolvency (Amendment) Rules to prescribe permanent procedural rules for a company moratorium procedure, introduced into the Insolvency (Northern Ireland) Order 1989, by the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020."
Updates to Form RP14A (19 April 2022)
The Redundancy Payments Service are introducing an expanded RP14A for use from 19 April 2022.
Moratorium Procedure (30 March 2022)
On 30 March 2022 The Northern Ireland Insolvency Service confirmed that the moratorium procedure would not be available to companies in Northern Ireland from 31 March 2022.
Further guidance for Insolvency Practitioners on Part A1 moratorium monitor appointments (August 2021)
The guidance from the Insolvency Service seeks to address questions raised by the profession and to give assurance to IPs considering consenting to an appointment as monitor.
Requirements for independent scrutiny of the disposal of assets in administration, including pre-pack sales (30 April 2021)
This guidance provides information about the requirement for independent scrutiny of disposals of company assets in an administration (a formal insolvency procedure). Specifically, disposals made within the first 8 weeks of administration to a party connected to the company (a ‘connected person’).
Contacting by numbers have changed
From 1 September 2020 our phone numbers are changing. Our new phone numbers have the prefix 0300 or 0303. Previous phone numbers have been deactivated and you will not be able to reach us on them.
Insolvency Filings - Upload a document to Companies House
"Companies House is now pleased to confirm that users will be able to upload certain statutory insolvency documents using the ‘Upload a document to Companies House’ service from Friday 24 July 2020."
The Insolvency Service (Northern Ireland)
The Insolvency Service is a division within the Department's Infrastructure and Regulation group.
Ben LuxfordBen Luxford
Head of Technical
020 7566 4218
Moira FitzpatrickMoira Fitzpatrick
Technical Manager
020 7566 4210

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