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COMP 4.1 Application and Purpose

Application

COMP 4.1.1R

This chapter applies to the FSCS.

COMP 4.1.2G

It is also relevant to those who may wish to bring a claim for compensation.

Purpose

COMP 4.1.3G

The purpose of this chapter is to set out the types of person who are able to claim compensation or benefit from the protection the FSCS is able to provide. A claimant needs to be an eligible claimant to satisfy COMP 3.2.1R(1).