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Annual Validation - Limited Partnership

Please note: These guidance notes are not intended to be definitive legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. The interpretation of legislation is a matter on which the Guernsey Registry cannot advise and entities/individuals need to form their own independent view on compliance with the legislation. Independent legal advice is advised where there is any uncertainty.

In accordance with The Limited Partnerships (Fees, Annual Validations and Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations, 2016, all Guernsey limited partnerships must file an annual validation between 1 June and and 30 June each year (except limited partnerships registered in May that same year).

The Limited Partnerships (Annual Validations) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 were made on 1st September 2020. These regulations amend the content of the annual validation submitted in June each year. Further information is available in the guidance note below.

The annual validation contains the details of the limited partnership as they were on 31 May that year. All limited partnership annual validation submissions are made online at

The annual validation fee for all limited partnerships is £500.

All annual validation submissions received after 30 June will be subject to a £100 per month late filing fee.

The below guidance note gives further information relating to limited partnership annual validations. Should you need any more information please contact us.

Guidance NoteDescription
pdf icon Limited Partnership Annual Validation - submission [3Mb]Step-by-step guidance on making a limited partnership annual validation submission online
pdf icon LP annual validation form questions and options list [226kb]List of all possible questions and options on the limited partnership annual validation form

Limited Partnership Annual Validation Amendments

If you need to amend a Limited Partnership Annual Validation that has already been filed you can file an Annual Validation Amendment form. Please ensure that a change of particulars filing has been made where any changes are to be made to the particulars of the Limited Partnership - changing the details on the Annual Validation Amendment form does not update the limited partnership's details.

pdf icon LP Annual Validation Amendment form [189kb]Please note: You must complete all fields on the form (even if some of the fields were correct on the originally filed AV).