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Certificates of sequestrations issued for the year 2017 to 2018: FOI release

Published: 19 Dec 2018

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
19 Dec 2018
Certificates of sequestrations issued for the year 2017 to 2018: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/18/03533
Date received: 25 November 2018
Date responded: 19 December 2018
 
Information requested

 

You asked for the number of certificates of sequestrations issued by organisation for the year 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018.

 
Response
 
I enclose a copy of all of the information you requested in the following table. The table shows the number of certificates for sequestration granted by the relevant money adviser organisation for bankruptcies awarded in 2017-18 (1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018). Bankruptcies awarded through Apparent Insolvency are excluded.
 

Table 1: Certificates for sequestration by money adviser organisation for bankruptcies awarded in 2017-18: Scotland, annual financial year data1, 2

 

 

 

Money adviser organisation

Number of certificates for sequestration for bankruptcies awarded in 2017-18

 

 

 

 

StepChange Debt Charity

548

 

Citizens Advice Rights Fife

265

 

West Lothian Council

120

 

South Lanarkshire Council - Money Matters

80

 

Inverness Badenoch & Strathspey CAB

74

 

Aberdeen City Council

72

 

Christians Against Poverty

70

 

North Lanarkshire Council

67

 

Angus Council

65

 

The Moray Council

65

 

AMI Financial Solutions

63

 

BDO LLP

59

 

Gordon Rural Action

55

 

Falkirk Council

54

 

Condies Business Recovery and Insolvency

53

 

Haddington CAB

52

 

Aberdeen CAB

51

 

Angus Citizens Advice Bureau

49

 

Advice Shop (City of Edinburgh Council)

48

 

Perth Citizens Advice Bureau

43

 

PayPlan Ltd

42

 

CHAI Advice Service

40

 

Ross & Cromarty Citizens Advice Bureau

38

 

Campbell Dallas LLP

37

 

Dumfries & Galloway Citizens Advice Service

30

 

North Ayrshire Citizens Advice (NACAS)

29

 

Wylie & Bisset

29

 

Citizens Advice Edinburgh

29

 

Shelter

29

 

KPMG

26

 

Caithness CAB

26

 

Hamilton CAB

25

 

Brooksbank Debt and Benefit Advice Service

25

 

 

 

 

Other money adviser

922

 

 

 

 

Total certificate for sequestration for bankruptcies awarded in 2017-18

3,280

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Displaying money adviser organisations with 25 or more certificates for sequestration in 2017-18.

 

2 Includes Minimal Asset Process (MAP) and Full Administration bankruptcies. Excludes Apparent Insolvency bankruptcies

 
 
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