• GEN 8.12.2 GEN 8.12.2

    (1) The Regulator may, by sending a notice in writing, require an Authorised Person or Recognised Body to provide a report by a Skilled Person. The Regulator may require the report to be in whatever form it specifies in the notice.
    (2) The Regulator will give written notification to the Authorised Person or Recognised Body of the purpose of its report, its scope, the timetable for completion and any other relevant matters.
    (3) The Skilled Person must be appointed by the Authorised Person or Recognised Body and be nominated or approved by the Regulator.
    (4) The Authorised Person or Recognised Body must pay for the services of the Skilled Person.

    • Guidance

      1. If the Regulator decides to nominate the Skilled Person, it will notify the Authorised Person or Recognised Body accordingly. Alternatively, if the Regulator is content to approve the Skilled Person selected by the Authorised Person or Recognised Body it will notify it of that fact.
      2. The Regulator will only approve a Skilled Person that in the Regulator's opinion has the necessary skills to make a report on the matter concerned.