Firms accredited for probate by ICAEW are required to comply with the Probate Regulations, effective 23 February 2017.
Probate and Compensation Scheme Regulations
Firms accredited for probate by ICAEW are required to comply with these regulations.
ICAEW has established a Probate Compensation Scheme to accord with the requirements of the Legal Services Act 2007, effective 23 February 2017.
The Probate Regulations and Probate Compensation Scheme Regulations were amended with effect from 23 February 2017
View the schedule of amendments
ICAEW works collaboratively with other regulators of legal services where their members practise within ICAEW licensed firms and vice versa. The protocols for enforcement procedures between the bodies are set out in a Memorandum of Understanding effective June 2017 and updated from March 2019 for GDPR and the addition of ACCA.