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Insolvency Service

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The Insolvency Service is an executive agency of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy with headquarters in London. It has around 1,700 staff, operating from 22 locations across Great Britain.

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The Insolvency Service
Agency overview
TypeExecutive agency
JurisdictionUnited Kingdom
Agency executive
  • Dean Beale, Chief Executive
Parent departmentDepartment for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

The Insolvency Service administers compulsory company liquidations and personal bankruptcies and deals with misconduct through investigation of companies and enforcement. It also makes redundancy payments in cases where a company is insolvent.[1]