Notice of dissolution following completion of MVL—the position under The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
Produced in partnership with Robert Smailes of Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group and Simon Hunter of Three Stone
Notice of dissolution following completion of MVL—the position under The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016

The following Restructuring & Insolvency guidance note Produced in partnership with Robert Smailes of Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group and Simon Hunter of Three Stone provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Notice of dissolution following completion of MVL—the position under The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016

On 6 April 2017 the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016 (IR 2016), SI 2016/1024 replaced the Insolvency Rules 1986 (IR 1986), SI 1986/1925. This Practice Note sets out the position from 6 April 2017. It does not necessarily reflect the position pre–6 April 2017.

A notice of dissolution takes place after the liquidator has provided the members of the company and the Registrar of Companies with a final account, pursuant to Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986), s 94.

As soon as the company’s affairs have been fully wound up, the liquidator must make up an account of the winding up, showing how it has been conducted and how the company's property has been disposed of. The liquidator must provide a draft account and a notice