Official Solicitor and Public Trustee

Latest from Official Solicitor and Public Trustee

  1. Child abduction: accredited solicitors referral list
  2. ICACU referral list information and application details
  3. Countries where you can enforce child maintenance decisions

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What Official Solicitor and Public Trustee does

We help people who are vulnerable because of their lack of mental capacity or young age to take advantage of the services offered by the justice system. This helps them to avoid being socially excluded.

OSPT works with the Ministry of Justice.

Read more about what we do


Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. OSPT stewardship accounts 2017 to 2018
  2. OSPT stewardship accounts 2016 to 2017
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Our management

Sarah Castle
Sarah Castle
Official Solicitor, Public Trustee
Janet Ilett
Janet Ilett
Deputy Official Solicitor
Elaine Brown
Elaine Brown
Deputy Official Solicitor
Janet Peel
Janet Peel
Head of Operations, Deputy Public Trustee

Contact OSPT

General enquiries

Official Solicitor and Public Trustee
Victory House
30-34 Kingsway
United Kingdom


020 3681 2762

Individual department contacts

Contact information for individual departments.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

  1. Jobs

Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information.