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This Draft Statutory Instrument has been printed in substitution of the Draft Statutory Instrument of the same title, which was laid on 25th November 2008, and is being issued free of charge to all known recipients of that Draft Statutory Instrument.

Draft Order laid before Parliament under section 9(4) of the Electronic Communications Act 2000, for approval by resolution of each House of Parliament.

Draft Statutory Instruments

2009 No.

Financial Services And Markets

The Unit Trusts (Electronic Communications) Order 2009



Coming into force


A draft of this Order has been laid before Parliament in accordance with section 9(4) of the Electronic Communications Act 2000(1) and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament;

The Treasury, considering that the authorisation of the use of electronic communications by this Order for any purpose is such that the extent (if any) to which records of things done for that purpose will be available will be no less satisfactory in cases where use is made of electronic communications than in other cases, make the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred on them by sections 8 and 9 of the Electronic Communications Act 2000:


2000 c. 7. The definition of “electronic communication” in section 15(1) was amended by the Communications Act 2003 (c. 21), section 406(1) and Schedule 17, paragraph 158.