On 19 December 2018, the FCA issued a direction for e-money institutions wishing to make a notification under the temporary permissions regime.
The FCA directs that a notification must:
- be made by submitting the Firm Temporary Permission Notification using the Connect system (https://connect.fca.org.uk/);
- be made following any further instruction published in relation to the Firm Temporary Permission Notification form;
- contain the information required by that form; and
- be made during the period beginning at 9am on 7 January 2019 and ending with the end of 28 March 2019.