Guidance

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

This document contains guidance on how to find out if a director has been disqualified or an individual is subject to bankruptcy or debt relief restrictions because of unfit conduct or misconduct and why we took action against them.

Documents

Unfit conduct: Our disqualification and restrictions search facilities

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Unfit conduct: Our disqualification and restrictions search facilities

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Details

This document contains guidance on how to find out if a director has been disqualified or an individual is subject to bankruptcy or debt relief restrictions because of unfit conduct or misconduct and why we took action against them.

It includes information about our director disqualification and restrictions search facilities.

This document provides general information only. Every effort has been made to ensure that the information is accurate, but it is not a full and authoritative statement of the law and you should not rely on it as such. The Insolvency Service cannot accept any responsibility for any errors or omissions as a result of negligence or otherwise.

Insolvency enquiry line

For information about the insolvency process contact the Insolvency Enquiry Line during office hours. Open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday except Wednesday 10am to 5pm. We can give you general information about: insolvency, what official receivers do and where you can go to get the information or advice you need.

We can’t give you: legal or financial advice, information on specific insolvency cases, information or advice on matters directly relating to other government departments.

Published 21 July 2014
Last updated 8 November 2017 + show all updates
  1. email contacts updated (page 5 and 6)
  2. Document updated
  3. Updated to reflect changes to Insolvency Enquiry Line opening hours
  4. First published.