3.—(1) In these Regulations “LLP” means a limited liability partnership registered under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000.
(2) In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires—
(a)any reference to a numbered Part, section or Schedule is to the Part, section or Schedule so numbered in the Companies Act 2006;
(b)references in provisions applied to LLPs—
(i)to provisions of the Companies Act 2006, or
(ii)to provisions of instruments made under that Act,
are to those provisions as applied to LLPs by these Regulations or by the Limited Liability Partnerships (Accounts and Audit) (Application of Companies Act 2006) Regulations 2008(1);
(c)references in provisions applied to LLPs to provisions of the Insolvency Act 1986(2) or the Insolvency (Northern Ireland) Order 1989(3) are to those provisions as applied to LLPs by the Limited Liability Partnerships Regulations 2001(4) or the Limited Liability Partnerships Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2004(5).