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voluntary jurisdiction

application documents for joining the voluntary jurisdiction

This page links to the documents that you will need to complete if you want to apply to join our voluntary jurisdiction.

You can save these Word documents to complete on-screen. Please print them out after you have filled them in and post them to David Bainbridge, our head of external relations (local and market affairs) , at the Financial Ombudsman Service, Exchange Tower, London E14 9SR.

text for letter of application

This is the standard text that you can use as a letter, to apply formally to join our voluntary jurisdiction. You will need to print out the letter on your own letterhead, sign it on behalf of your business, and return it to David Bainbridge, our head of external relations (local and market affairs).

your business's details

This is the form for telling us about your business – including address details, your business profile and financial information. Please complete the form and return it to us. You can attach additional sheets if you need more space.

Please send your completed documents to:

David Bainbridge
head of external relations (local and market affairs)
Financial Ombudsman Service
Exchange Tower
London E14 9SR

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