Monthly Insolvency Statistics

Statistics | 18/08/21

The Insolvency Service published its monthly Insolvency Statistics for July 2021.

Numbers of Debt Relief Orders (DROs) in July 2021 were at their highest level since the start of the pandemic, with 1,864 DROs registered. The number of DROs registered was 15% higher than July 2020 but remained lower than pre-pandemic levels (22% lower than in July 2019).

Between the launch of the Breathing Space scheme on 4th May 2021, and 31st July 2021, there were 17,297 registrations, comprised of 17,098 Standard breathing space registrations and 199 Mental Health breathing space registrations.

Source: Insolvency Service