CONC TP 6 Transitional provisions for financial promotions and communications in relation to catalogues etc.



Material to which the transitional provision applies



Transitional provision


Transitional provision: dates in force


Handbook provision coming into force




A firm will not contravene a rule in CONC 3 to the extent that a financial promotion or communication referred to in 6.2 would comply, as the case may be, with the Consumer Credit (Advertisements) Regulations 2010 or the Consumer Credit (Advertisements) Regulations 2004 (assuming they had not been repealed by Article 21 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (No 2) Order 2013).

From 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015

1 April 2014



A financial promotion or a communication first communicated to the public in a catalogue, diary or work of reference comprising at least fifty printed pages copies of which are first communicated before 1 October 2014 and which in a reasonably prominent position either contains the date of its first publication or specifies a period being a calendar or seasonal period throughout which it is intended to have effect.

From 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015

1 April 2014