About the register of licensed insolvency practitioners

The Insolvency Practitioners Regulation Act 2019 is expected to come into force in June 2020 creating a register of licensed insolvency practitioners

This is the home site for all information regarding the Act, and how it affects those involved in the insolvency sector.

Insolvency Practitioners Regulation Act

Welcome to the home of the Insolvency Practitioners Regulation Act 2019.

This Act’s scheme will bring in new licensing requirements, provide effective ways for holding insolvency practitioners to account and raise the standards of insolvency practice over time.

The Act provides for the licensing of insolvency practitioners by accredited bodies. The Registrar of Companies is responsible for granting accreditation to bodies who can license insolvency practitioners.

Further details and requirements of the Act will be available on these pages, including timelines from until the Act comes into force in mid-June 2020, and beyond.

The publicly accessible Insolvency Practitioners Register will also be available from here.

For more information

Check out the pages here, or for contact, email practitioners@companies.govt.nz