536. Register of persons eligible to act as independent trustees.

536.     Register of persons eligible to act as independent trustees.

The Pensions Regulator1 has the power to appoint independent trustees2. Regulations must provide for the Regulator to compile and maintain a register of persons ('the trustee register')3 who satisfy the prescribed conditions4 for registration5. The duty to compile and maintain a register of persons who satisfy the prescribed conditions to act as independent trustees is a prescribed function but only in so far as the duty relates to (1) refusing to register an applicant in the trustee register6; (2) removing