Companies Act 2014


Documents to be annexed to annual return of non-designated ULC

1277. (1) The statutory auditors of a non-designated ULC shall prepare, and furnish to the directors of the company, a separate report which—

(a) confirms that the statutory auditors audited the financial statements of the company for the relevant financial year, and

(b) includes within it the report made by them to the members of the company pursuant to section 391 on those financial statements.

(2) Where a report is prepared in accordance with subsection (1) there shall be attached to the annual return of the non-designated ULC a copy of the report that satisfies the following conditions—

(a) it is a true copy of the original save for the difference that the signature or signatures on the original, and any date or dates thereon, shall appear in typeset form on the copy, and

(b) it is accompanied by a certificate of a director and the secretary of the non-designated ULC, that bears the signature of the director and the secretary in electronic or written form, stating that the copy is a true copy of the original (and the foregoing statement need not be qualified on account of the difference permitted by paragraph (a) as to the form of a signature or of a date).

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(5) This section shall not apply if the non-designated ULC is entitled to, and has availed itself of, the audit exemption conferred by Chapter 15 or 16 of Part 6 in the financial year concerned.




Repealed (16.12.2020) by Companies (Statutory Audits) Act 2018 (22/2018), s. 3(1)(j), S.I. No. 630 of 2020.