You can search 2 registers of disqualified directors.

The Companies House register gives details of all disqualified directors in England and Wales.

It contains:

  • their name
  • their address
  • their date of birth
  • their nationality
  • their last registered address
  • when the disqualification began and ends
  • how many disqualifications they’ve had
  • why they were disqualified
  • their company number

The Insolvency Service register lists directors The Insolvency Service got disqualified in the last 3 months.

It gives full details of why the director was banned.

Contact The Insolvency Service for details of directors they got disqualified more than 3 months ago.

Other registers you can search

Anyone who has a bankruptcy order (‘undischarged bankrupts’), a debt relief order or bankruptcy restrictions is banned from being the director of a company.

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Scotland and Northern Ireland

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