Members of the Institute who wish to act as Insolvency Practitioners in the U.K. are required to obtain authorisation from the Dept. for Business, Innovation and Skill or the Dept. of Economic Development in Belfast.

The requirements for authorisation include passing the examination of the Joint Insolvency Examination Board.

The examination comprises the following three papers:

  • Liquidations
  • Receiverships, Administrations and Company Voluntary Arrangements
  • Personal Insolvency

Each paper is 3 hours.

Please post completed form and payment details to:




PO Box 6173

Milton Keynes

MK10 1TW


Contact at Chartered Accountants Ireland:

Audrey Carter (00 353 1 637 7301) faeexam@charteredaccountants.ie