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Truro County Bankruptcy Court Information

When you have mounting debts with no prospect of paying them off, filing for bankruptcy could be an efficient way to treat the situation and give you a chance to have a fresh start.

You need to seek professional assistance before proceeding to ensure that this is the right choice for you, as personal bankruptcy might negatively affect your assets and occupation.

If bankruptcy is definitely the right choice for you, then the appropriate paperwork will eventually be submitted to your local County Court.

For those living within Truro we have included the court details below. You only need to contact the court if you already have everything prepared, including your Statement of Affairs and Debtor's Petition, and you are ready to finalise the Bankruptcy Order.

To arrange a consultation you can complete this online form, and an experienced Advisor will be in touch to assess your situation and advise you accordingly.


Courts of Justice
Edward Street
Truro Cornwall

DX 135396 Truro 2

Court number 354
County Court number 354

General Contacts

Switchboard 01872 267460
General Fax 01872 222348

Opening Times

Court building open 8.30 am
Court building closed 5.30 pm
Court counter open 9.00 am
Court counter closed 4.00 pm



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