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‘Bona Vacantia’ means vacant goods and is the name given to ownerless property, which by law passes to the Crown. The Treasury Solicitor acts for the Crown to administer the estates of people who die intestate (without a Will) and without known kin (entitled blood relatives) and collect the assets of dissolved companies and other various ownerless goods in England and Wales.

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Contact BVD

Treasury Solicitor's Department

Bona Vacantia Division (BVD)
PO Box 70165
London
WC1A 9HG

Treasury Solicitor's Department (via DX)

Bona Vacantia Division (BVD)
DX 123240 Kingsway

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Bona Vacantia - FOI Officer

PO Box 70165

London
WC1A 9HG

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