Regulatory Information

Howsons is the trading name of Howsons (Stoke) Limited, Howsons (Audit & Assurance) Limited and Eyre-Walker (Holdings) Limited.

Regulation

Howsons (Stoke) Limited is registered in England & Wales under company number 09455886 with a registered office at Winton House , Stoke Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2RW. It is regulated for a range of investment activities and licensed to carry out the reserved activity of non-contentious probate in England and Wales by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. Its ICAEW firm number is C004212691.

Howsons (Audit & Assurance) Limited is registered in England & Wales under company number 09560926 with a registered office at Winton House, Stoke Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2RW. It is registered to carry on audit work in the UK and regulated for a range of investment activities by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. Its ICAEW firm number is C004205169.

Eyre-Walker (Holdings) Limited is registered in England & Wales under company number 09455872 with a registered office at Winton House, Stoke Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 2RW. It is registered to carry on audit work in UK by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. Its ICAEW firm number is C004212836.

All three companies operate under a group VAT registration number: 214 0451 59.

Public Registers  

Details of our audit registrations can be viewed at www.auditregister.org.uk for the UK under reference number C004205169 for Howsons (Audit & Assurance) Limited and C004212836 for Eyre-Walker (Holdings) Limited.

Details of our probate registration can be viewed at www.icaew.com/probate and the probate regulations can be accessed at www.icaew.com/regulations. 

Details of our investment business and insurance mediation registration can be viewed at www.fca.org.uk/firms/financial-services-register.

Regulation/Codes of Conduct

For audit work the Audit Regulations and Guidance can be found at www.icaew.com/auditnews and International Standards on Auditing (UK and Ireland) at www.frc.org.uk

For investment business (including corporate finance work) the Designated Professional Body Handbook can be found at www.icaew.com/regulations.

We also comply with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales Code of Ethics which can be found at www.icaew.com/regulations and, for audit, the audit, the Revised Ethical Standard 2016 which can be found at www.frc.org.uk. These are in English.

Accreditations 

  • Investors in People (Gold Standard)
  • ICAEW Authorised ACA Training Employer
  • ACCA Platinum Employer
    • Trainee Development
    • Practicing Development
    • Practicing Certificate Development 
  • Xero Certified Adviser
  • QuickBooks Certified Adviser