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Form 20—Certificate of Appointment of Trustee

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Form 20

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District of: Space to insert name of district

Division No.: Space to insert division number

Court No.: Space to insert court number

Estate No.: Space to insert estate number


In the Matter of the Bankruptcy of:

Space to insert name of debtor

Space to insert name of trustee
Licensed Insolvency Trustee

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Date and time of bankruptcy: Space to insert date of bankruptcy, Space to insert time of bankruptcy

Date of trustee appointment: Space to insert date of trustee appointment

Meeting of creditors: Space to insert name of meeting

Chair: Space to insert name of chair

Security: Space to insert security number

Certificate of Appointment–Section 49 of the Act; Rule 85

I, the undersigned, official receiver in and for this bankruptcy district, do hereby certify that:

  • the aforenamed debtor, in respect of whom a notice of intention was filed under section 50.4 or a proposal filed under section 62, subsequently filed prior to Court approval, an assignment under section 49 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act
  • the aforenamed trustee was duly appointed trustee of the estate of the debtor.

The said trustee is required:

  • to provide to me, without delay, security in the aforementioned amount;
  • to send to all creditors, within five days after the date of the trustee's appointment, a notice of the bankruptcy; and
  • when applicable, to call in the prescribed manner a first meeting of creditors, to be held at the aforementioned time and place or at any other time and place that may be later requested by the official receiver.

Space to insert signature of official receiver
Official Receiver

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