Updated: Aug 20, 2021

A declaration in writing made on oath before a person entitled to administer oaths (a commissioner for oaths, normally a solicitor). It is a criminal offence deliberately to make a false statement in an affidavit.

Reference: The Penguin Business Dictionary, 3rd edt.

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