Form

Form SD2: Demand immediate payment of a debt

If someone owes you money, you can use this form (a ‘statutory demand’) to demand payment within 21 days.

Documents

Statutory Demand under Section 268(1)(a) of the Insolvency Act 1986. Debt for liquidated sum payable immediately

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email hmctsforms@justice.gov.uk. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Details

Someone who is owed money (a ‘creditor’) can use this form (called a ‘statutory demand’) to ask for payment of a debt a within 21 days.

The creditor would then give (‘serve’) the completed form to the person or organisation who owes the money (the ‘debtor’).

Find out more about how to make and serve a statutory demand, or challenge one.

Find more court and tribunal forms by category.

Find out how HM Courts and Tribunals Service uses personal information you give when you fill in a form.

Published 1 October 2017