Collection

Guidance on personal debt, bankruptcy, company liquidation, investigation and enforcement

Guidance publications (leaflets & booklets) produced by the Insolvency Service

These publications cover insolvency processes for individuals and companies in the UK.

If you need any of these publications in large print, please contact web.admin@insolvency.gsi.gov.uk.

Personal insolvency

  1. Getting a Debt Relief Order

    • Guidance
  2. Statutory demands

    • Guidance
  3. How to deal with debt and pay your creditors

    • Guidance
  4. Bankruptcy: how to ask to be declared bankrupt

    • Guidance
  5. Bankruptcy: how to make someone bankrupt

    • Guidance
  6. Bankruptcy: guidance for potential or current bankrupts

    • Guidance
  7. Bankruptcy: alternative options for people in debt

    • Guidance
  8. Bankruptcy: apply to have a bankruptcy order cancelled

    • Guidance
  9. What happens when you are interviewed by the official receiver?

    • Guidance
  10. Bankruptcy: how it affects your home

    • Guidance
  11. Bankruptcy: how it affects your bank account

    • Guidance
  12. Bankruptcy: how it affects your pension

    • Guidance
  13. Insolvency: what will happen to my motor vehicle?

    • Guidance
  14. Income payments orders and agreements

    • Guidance
  15. Bankruptcy: restrictions orders

    • Guidance
  16. Bankruptcy: when and how it ends

    • Guidance
  17. Bankruptcy: guidance for transgender people

    • Guidance
  18. Individual insolvency register

    • Guidance
  19. Debt relief orders: restrictions orders

    • Guidance
  20. Liquidation: how to wind up a partnership

    • Guidance
  21. Insolvency: guidance for creditors

    • Guidance
  22. Unfit conduct: how to find out if somebody is disqualified or subject to restrictions and why we took the action

    • Guidance