Authorised Insolvency Practitioner IVA Glossary

What is Authorised Insolvency Practitioner?

The person (usually an accountant or solicitor) authorised by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) or a professional body to act as trustee, nominee, supervisor, liquidator, administrative receiver or administrator. Only such a person can hold any of these offices.

(Please Note: The definitions are not intended to be exhaustive summaries of the Law. They are based on material from The Insolvency Act 1986 , and other Acts dealing with this subject.)

The above is provided as information only. does not provide debt advice. You must always seek professional advice before taking any action to resolve your debts.