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Legal Services Regulations and Probate Compensation Scheme Regulations

Firms accredited for probate by ICAEW are required to comply with these regulations.

Firms accredited for probate by ICAEW are required to comply with these regulations which include the Probate Compensation Scheme Regulations

Current regulations

The current regulations reflect updates to ICAEW's disciplinary framework which came into effect on 1 June 2023.

Schedule of amendments

The Probate Regulations were replaced by the Legal Services Regulations on 1 June 2023. Small changes were made to align terminology with ICAEW's updated Disciplinary Bye-laws and regulations. (Examples of changes include committee name changes and references to specific Disciplinary Bye-laws).

Regulation archive

Policy statement

ICAEW’s policy statement on probate and ABS Regulation

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