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.

Article 1 Template for the statement of fees and its common symbol

  1. (1)

    Payment service providers shall use the template as laid down in the Annex and complete it as set out in Articles 2 to 18.

  2. (2)

    Payment service providers shall not modify the template for the statement of fees in completing it other than provided for in this Regulation. In particular, payment service providers shall follow the order of information, headings and sub-headings laid down in the template.

  3. (3)

    The statement of fees shall:

    1. (a)

      be presented in A4 portrait format;

    2. (b)

      contain the title "Statement of Fees" at the top of the first page, with the title centred and positioned in the middle between the logo of the payment service provider at the top left-hand side of the document and the common symbol at the top right-hand side of the document;

    3. (c)

      contain the common symbol of the size not larger than 2,5 cm × 2,5 cm and displayed as shown in the template laid down in the Annex;

    4. (d)

      use font type Arial or another font type similar to Arial and font size 11, with exceptions for the title "Statement of Fees", which uses font size 16 in bold type; font size 14 in bold type for the headings, and font size 12 in bold for the sub-headings, unless an increase in the font size or use of braille font type for visually impaired persons is either required under UK law or agreed between the consumer and the payment service provider;

    5. (e)

      be produced in black and white, with exception of the logo of the payment service provider and the common symbol which may be presented in colour, as laid down in Article 2;

    6. (f)

      contain the headings in semi-dark grey using the colour pattern with reference number 166,166,166 of the RGB colour model and the sub-headings in light-grey colour using the colour pattern with reference number 191,191,191 of the RGB colour model;

    7. (g)

      have its pages numbered.