The following Restructuring & Insolvency guidance note Produced in partnership with Sarah Clarke of Hardwicke Chambers provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.
The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016 (IR 2016), SI 2016/1024 were published and laid before parliament on 25 October 2016, and came into force on 6 April 2017. This Practice Note is an attempt to summarise the key features of the rules. For further detail the reader is referred to the following sources:
full text of the IR 2016
See also: Guide to the destination of the Insolvency Rules 1986, SI 1986/1925 in the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 [Archived].
The Insolvency (England and Wales) (Amendment) Rules 2017, SI 2017/366 were laid before Parliament on 13 March 2017 and came into force on 6 April 2017. This SI made a number of minor amends to the IR 2016, SI 2016/1024.
The Insolvency Amendment (EU 2015/848) Regulations 2017, SI 2017/702 were laid before Parliament on 23 June 2017 and came into force on 26 June 2017. This SI made a number of amendments in light of the main provisions of the Recast Regulation on Insolvency 2015/848 (Regulation (EU) 2015/848) which came into force on 26 June 2017 and should be reviewed (together with the Insolvency Service’s guidance on the matter).
The new rules entirely do
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to LexisPSL or register for a free trial.
Existing user? Sign-in
Take a free trial
0330 161 1234
To view our latest legal guidance content,sign-in to Lexis®PSL or register for a free trial.