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The information can only provide an overview of the regulations in force at the date of publication, and no action should be taken without consulting the detailed legislation or seeking professional advice.

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Firm Information

Hartley Fowler LLP is a limited liability partnership, registered number OC312214 in England & Wales. Registered office: Pavilion View, 19 New Road, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1EY.

The word ‘partner’, used in relation to Hartley Fowler LLP, refers to a member of the LLP or an employee of the LLP (or any affiliated company) who is a chartered accountant with equivalent standing and qualifications.

A list of the members of Hartley Fowler LLP, and of those non-members who are designated as partners, is displayed at each of our offices.

Statutory Auditors & Investment Business

The firm is registered to carry out audit work in the UK and Ireland by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Details of our audit registration can be viewed at under reference number C001245971.

Regulated by The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales for a range of investment business activities.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

The Firm’s leading Professional Indemnity Insurer is Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe SE UK Branch, the UK branch of Liberty Mutual Insurance Europe SE registered in Luxembourg. The territorial limit is Worldwide, Jurisdiction is worldwide excluding the USA and Canada

Their address is: 20 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 3AW

Standard Terms and Conditions

Our general Standard Terms of Business can be found here. Full Terms and Conditions, including the Key Facts document, will be found in the Hartley Fowler LLP letter of engagement, to be issued at the commencement of any engagement.

Complaints Procedure

If at any time you would like to discuss with us how our service to you could be improved, or if you are dissatisfied with the service you are receiving, please let us know by contacting your Engagement Partner.


Our fees are computed on the basis of time spent on your affairs by the principals and our staff, and on the levels of skill and responsibility involved. For compliance matters, we are happy to provide fixed fee quotes wherever possible.

Our terms relating to payment of amounts invoiced and not covered by standing orders, where appropriate, are strictly 30 days net. Interest and compensation for recovery costs may be charged on all overdue debts at the recommended rate, which is currently the Bank of England base rate plus 8%, or at the rate for the time being applicable under the Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998, and the Late Payment of Commercial Debts Regulations 2002, whichever is the higher.


VAT registration number: GB 860 9871 85

Applicable Law

English law is applicable, with the Courts of England having exclusive jurisdiction in relation to any claim, dispute or difference concerning the services and any matter arising therefrom.


The firm strives to conduct its business fairly with honesty and transparency. This is reflected in every aspect of our affairs.

We have reviewed our procedures as required by the Act and have introduced robust and cogent anti- bribery policies and safeguards. We operate zero tolerance to any breaches of the Act and expect those who interact with us to be in full compliance with the Act and to maintain the highest possible control procedures, as we do.

For further information on our Anti-Bribery Policy, please speak to your usual contact at the Firm.


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Changes to this policy

We will post any changes to this policy on our website. Those changes will then apply to any future use by you of our website.

Contact Details

All contact details including legal disclosure requirements can be found on our contact page.