Insolvency: Complaints

Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform written question – answered on 16th January 2008.

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Photo of Austin Mitchell Austin Mitchell Labour, Great Grimsby

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform how many complaints made against insolvency practitioners in the last 10 years were not resolved within five years.

Photo of Pat McFadden Pat McFadden Minister of State (Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform) (Employment Relations and Postal Affairs), Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee

The seven recognised professional bodies that are authorised by the Secretary of State for the purpose of authorising and regulating insolvency practitioners are not required to maintain or provide this information to the Secretary of State. Of the 90 insolvency practitioners who are authorised by the Secretary of State, officials are not aware of any complaints that took more than five years to resolve.

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