Guidance

Liquidation and insolvency: companies in Northern Ireland

An overview of insolvency and liquidation proceedings for companies registered in Northern Ireland, and the documents you must send to Companies House.

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This guide provides a basic overview of insolvency and liquidation proceedings and more detailed information about the documents you must send to Companies House.

It summarises some of the rules that apply to:

  • company voluntary arrangements
  • moratoria
  • administrations
  • receivers
  • voluntary liquidations
  • compulsory liquidations
  • EC regulations
Published 1 February 2014
Last updated 11 July 2019 + show all updates
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