notary public north west london
notary public north west london

Regulatory Information

Regulated through the Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury

3 December 2019

Information to be provided in accordance with the Notaries Practice Rules 2019.

My business name is Bernard Cordell, Notary Public.  I practise from the above address using the above telephone number.

The service provided by me is that of a Notary Public carrying out all permitted notarial activities including, where appropriate and if required, arranging legalisation of documents and sending them to their final destination.

PLEASE NOTE THAT I have no knowledge of, nor qualification in, any law other than English Law.  I will do my best to ensure that you have understood the meaning of any document that you sign before me but I cannot and will not be responsible to you for the understanding or application of any foreign law that may apply thereto.

Estimated time to provide requested service:

My charge for the work will be:
Payment can be made by cash or cheque or directly into my account:
Account name:            Bernard Cordell – Office Account
Sort Code:               23-05-80
A/c No.                  16943932
Payment of my fee and disbursements is due when the document has been prepared which I may retain pending payment in full.
I confirm that my practice is covered by a formal complaint’s procedure applicable in the event that any client is dissatisfied with the service provided and this is outlined overleaf.   My professional indemnity policy is currently limited to one million pounds in respect of any claim.

MANDATORY INFORMATION TO BE GIVEN TO ALL NOTARIAL CLIENTS UNDER PRACTICE RULE 8 OF THE NOTARIES PRACTICE RULES 2014

  1. My notarial practice is regulated by the Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury :
  2. The Faculty Office
    1, The Sanctuary
    Westminster
    London SW1P 3JT
    Telephone 020 7222 5381
    Email Faculty.office@1thesanctuary.com
    Website www.facultyoffice.org.uk

  3. If you are dissatisfied about the service you have received please do not hesitate to contact me.
  4. If we are unable to resolve the matter you may then complain to the Notaries Society of which I am a member, who have a Complaints Procedure which is approved by the Faculty Office. This procedure is free to use and is designed to provide a quick resolution to any dispute.
  5. In that case please write (but do not enclose any original documents) with full details of your complaint to :-
  6. The Secretary of The Notaries Society, Old Church Chambers, 23 Sandhill Road, St James, Northampton. NN5 5LH
    Email: secretary@thenotariessociety.org.uk.  Tel : 01604 758908

    If you have any difficulty in making a complaint in writing please do not hesitate to call the Notaries Society/the Faculty Office for assistance.

  7. Finally, even if you have your complaint considered under the Notaries Society Approved Complaints Procedure, you may at the end of that procedure, or after a period of 6 months from the date you first notified me that you were dissatisfied, make your complaint to the Legal Ombudsman*, if you are not happy with the result :
  8. Legal Ombudsman P O Box 6806 Wolverhampton. WV1 9WJ Tel : 0300 555 0333
    Email : enquiries@legalombudsman.org.uk Website : www.legalombudsman.org.uk

  9. If you decide to make a complaint to the Legal Ombudsman you must refer your matter to the Legal Ombudsman :-

 The act or omission, or when you should have reasonably known there was cause for complaint, must have been after 5th October 2010.

*certain kinds of commercial entities are not eligible to make a complaint to the Legal Ombudsman – please refer to the Legal Ombudsman Scheme Rules or consult the Faculty Office.