The Council has agreed to temporarily revise Rule 8 of its Rules and Guidance to enable cases to complete without a physical face-to-face meeting with a solicitor.

This amendment is subject to an ongoing review and the Equity Release Council will notify its members and the wider sector of any changes.

Below you will find several resources including a video, a process chart, guidance notes and solicitors certificates to support the amendment.

 

Equity Release Council Document
Equity Release Council Document

Guidance notes for stay at home process

File size: 152 KB | Type: pdf | Resources

Equity Release Council Document
Equity Release Council Document

Stay at Home Solicitor Appointment (flowchart)

File size: 64 KB | Type: pdf |

Equity Release Council Document
Equity Release Council Document

Non F2F Solicitor’s Certificate Scotland 15 April

File size: 173 KB | Type: pdf | Resources

Equity Release Council Document
Equity Release Council Document

Non F2F Solicitor’s Certificate Northern Ireland 15 April 2020

File size: 173 KB | Type: pdf | Resources

Equity Release Council Document
Equity Release Council Document

Non F2F Solicitor’s Certificate Eng and Wales 15 April 2020

File size: 174 KB | Type: pdf | Resources

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