Status: Please note you should read all Brexit changes to the FCA Handbook and BTS alongside the main FCA transitional directions. Where these directions apply the 'standstill', firms have the choice between complying with the pre-IP completion day rules, or the post-IP completion day rules. To see a full list of Handbook modules affected, please see Annex B to the main FCA transitional directions.

REC 3.17 Inability to discharge regulatory functions

REC 3.17.1RRP

Where, because of the occurrence of any event or circumstances, a UK recognised body is unable to discharge any regulatory function, it must immediately give the FCA 1notice of its inability to discharge that function, and inform the FCA:1

  1. (1)

    what event or circumstance has caused it to become unable to do so;

  2. (2)

    which of its regulatory functions it is unable to discharge; and

  3. (3)

    what action, if any, it is taking or proposes to take to deal with the situation and, in particular, to enable it to recommence discharging that regulatory function.