• PART 1 PART 1 General Introductory Provisions

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    The Registrar, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 1039 of the Companies Regulations 2015, hereby makes the following Rules: —

    • 1. Citation, commencement and interpretation

      (1) These Rules may be cited as the Companies Regulations (Register of Auditors) Rules 2015.
      (2) These Rules shall come into force on the date of their publication.
      (3) In these Rules, the "Companies Regulations" means the Companies Regulations 2015.
      (4) Defined terms used in these Rules and their meanings are contained in Schedule 1.
      (5) Unless the context otherwise requires —
      (a) references to sections are to sections of the Companies Regulations,
      (i) a reference to a "Rule" or "Rules" is a reference to these Rules and a reference to a numbered Rule, Part or Schedule is to the Rule, Part or Schedule, and
      (ii) words in the singular include the plural and vice versa and a reference to a gender includes a reference to all genders.

    • 2. Application of these Rules

      These Rules apply in respect of any persons eligible and willing to be appointed as auditors of any company formed or registered under the Companies Regulations.

    • 3. Definitions and general interpretation

      (2) Unless the context otherwise requires —
      (a) references to sections are to sections of the Companies Regulations;
      (b) a reference to a "Rule" or "Rules" is a reference to these Rules and a reference to a numbered Rule, Part or Schedule is to the Rule, Part or Schedule;
      (c) words in the singular include the plural and vice versa and a reference to a gender includes a reference to all genders.
      (3) Material or information referred to in these Rules as being specified, described accessible or available on or through the website is included in and forms part of these Rules.