Citation, commencement and interpretation

1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Financial Services Act 2012 (Consumer Credit) Order 2013 and comes into force—

(a)on the day after the day on which it is made, for the purpose of the FCA—

(i)preparing and issuing statements of policy or altering or replacing a statement of policy;

(ii)making determinations under the 1974 Act;

(iii)preparing and issuing information sheets under the 1974 Act;

(iv)giving notices, directions or certificates under the 1974 Act;

(v)imposing requirements under the 1974 Act;

(b)in so far as it is not already in force, on 1st April 2014.

(2) In this Order, “the 1974 Act” means the Consumer Credit Act 1974(1).