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Any person using this website should where appropriate obtain their own independent professional advice.

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With regard to access to RBO data, Statutory Instrument No 110/2019 prescribes the information in the Register which can be made available to various entities.

Furthermore, it should be noted that the information contained in the Register in relation to beneficial ownership has been accepted in good faith by the RBO, having been supplied to the RBO by relevant entities or their agents, pursuant to statutory obligation, including the obligation not to knowingly or recklessly supply false information to the RBO.

The RBO cannot and does not vouch for the accuracy of this information which has been supplied to the Register by third parties, and RBO shall not be held responsible for the consequences of any inaccuracy, error or omissions in the information in the Register howsoever arising.

Designated persons carrying out customer due diligence measures under the Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) Act 2010, are reminded that Regulation 25(2) of SI110/2019 states as follows:

“The information obtained by a designated person by means of access to the central register afforded under paragraph 25(1) shall not be relied upon exclusively by the designated person to fulfil the designated person’s duty to apply customer due diligence measures under Part 4 of the Act of 2010 (which duty shall be fulfilled by using a risk-based approach).”

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