Thank you for choosing to join SIFA Professional. Please complete the application form below. Upon receipt, we will begin processing your application. Once your application has been processed, we will provide a signature copy of the application for our records. We will conduct due diligence to ensure applicants' suitability for inclusion in the Law Society endorsed SIFA Directory. SIFA Professional reserves the right to decline applications.

 

 

Membership Application

Firm Designations

Company PII

Existing Group Member?

 

Additional CF30s

Please complete the details for each adviser to be listed in the Directory:

Adviser 1 / Main Contact

Adviser 2

Adviser 3

Adviser 4

Adviser 5

Adviser 6

The firm's specialisations for listing on the Directory:

NB: Boxes may only be ticked where a listed adviser possesses appropriate specialist skills or qualifications

(Tick all boxes that apply)

Terms of Application

Confirmation of eligibility

The firm applying for SIFA Professional membership has confirmed that they are not contractually obliged to use certain product providers and therefore offers only impartial financial advice and that the information it will provide as to qualifications and accreditations for inclusion in the SIFA Directory are currently valid.

Data protection

By providing contact data to SIFA Professional the applicant firm consents to being contacted by SIFA Professional and to SIFA Limited holding and retaining such data for a reasonable period of time and using such data for the administration of its services, conducting research and analysis and for legal and regulatory purposes sharing such data with other members of the SimplyBiz Group and its business partners.

Disclaimer

SIFA Professional will use its best endeavours to ensure the accuracy of information and advice provided to firms subscribing to its services and cannot be held responsible for the consequences of firms relying on such information and advice except in the case of gross negligence. Firms must decide for themselves whether to rely on such information and advice. In any event, any liability will be limited to a sum equivalent to the amount paid in membership fees over the previous 12 months.

Confidentiality

SIFA Professional will keep confidential and will not disclose to any person outside the SimplyBiz Group any information obtained in the course of providing its contracted services, including but not limited to compliance reports and business logs, and whether relating  to clients of firms subscribing to such services or otherwise, except insofar as such information may be required by a Court of law or regulatory authority or may be required by Anti-Money Laundering regulations for the time being in force.

Notice period

SIFA Professional membership is for successive periods of 12 months and is terminable by one month’s notice expiring on any anniversary of the commencement of membership.

What happens next?

Following receipt of your application for SIFA Professional membership, we will process your application in accordance with our due diligence procedures. Upon acceptance, we will send you a Membership Agreement, which we request that you sign and return to us, together with the direct debit mandate form. Only once we have received these signed documents back can we complete the application process and commence your membership. Please send to : SIFA Limited, Adelphi Court, 1-3 East Street, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 1BB.