How to renew your Personal Insolvency Practitioner Authorisation

An application for renewal of an authorisation to carry on practice as a personal insolvency practitioner must be made at least 6 weeks before the expiration of the authorisation.

If you intend to make an application to renew your authorisation as a personal insolvency practitioner, you should first make yourself familiar with the requirements set out in the 

Personal Insolvency Act 2012 (Renewal of Authorisation of Personal Insolvency Practitioners) Regulations 2016


How to make an application

The application for renewal can now be completed through your Insolvency Service account, access to the online portal is here which is supported by Chrome or Firefox.


Supporting documentation

The following documentation must be submitted with the renewal application form:

a) PII Cover (Part D) - written evidence of PII cover (copy of policy or similar),
b) Tax Clearance Requirements (Part E)(access number and reference number),
c) Signed Declaration (Part F),
d) Completed Accountant’s Report (Part G).

Please note that as part of an application for renewal, you may be requested to participate in a meeting with the ISI Regulation team.



The application fee for the renewal of an authorisation as a practitioner is €1,000. Currently the ISI is authorising practitioners for a period of three years.


How to contact us

If you have any queries in relation to the application form, or other Regulation queries please contact: us through the online messaging option.


Telephone: 01 764 4200

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are working remotely - please email with any queries.