234 Getting in the company's property
234 Getting in the company's property

(1)     This section applies in the case of a company where—

[(a)     the company enters administration,] or

(b)     an administrative receiver is appointed, or

(c)     the company goes into liquidation, or

(d)     a provisional liquidator is appointed;

and “the office-holder” means the administrator, the administrative receiver, the liquidator or the provisional liquidator, as the case may be.

(2)     Where any person has in his possession or control any property, books, papers or records to which the company appears to be entitled, the court may require that person forthwith (or within such period as the court may direct) to pay, deliver, convey, surrender or transfer the property, books, papers or records to the office-holder.

(3)     Where the office-holder—