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Securities Settlement System applications

Applicants for approval as an operator of a relevant system under the Uncertificated Securities Regulations 2001 (the USRs) should contact the Bank.

There is no standard application form for application for approval as an operator.  An application should be made in accordance with any direction the Bank may make under regulation 4 of the USRs.

A prospective applicant may wish to contact the Bank at an early stage for advice on the preparation, scheduling and practical aspects of an application.

The Bank can be contacted as follows:


or by post:

FMI Information
Bank of England
FMI Supervision Directorate, MG-SE-5
20 Moorgate
London, EC2R