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Retention period solicitors’ documents

Retention period solicitors’ documents

Summary dated April 15th, 2018 of the essential legal provisions regarding the retention periods of your archives.

Documents Minimum retention period Format Start date of the retention period Act
Documents 5 years Original Following completion of their task. This period, however, is not applicable when the solicitor has been explicitly ordered to retain certain documents. Art. 2276bis Belgian Civil Code

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