2016 UK Corporate Governance Code—Schedule B—Disclosure of Corporate Governance Arrangements
2016 UK Corporate Governance Code—Schedule B—Disclosure of Corporate Governance Arrangements

The following Corporate guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • 2016 UK Corporate Governance Code—Schedule B—Disclosure of Corporate Governance Arrangements
  • Mini-index
  • Schedule B—Setting the scene
  • Schedule B—Disclosure of Corporate Governance Arrangements
  • Notes

This Resource Note outlines the main provisions of Schedule B of the 2016 UK Corporate Governance Code (UKCG Code), on 'Disclosure of Corporate Governance Arrangements', and highlights relevant third party materials, guidance, commentary and analysis, as well as our own resources, to give practical guidance on its application.

Materials covered in this Resource Note include:

  1. the Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules (DTR)

  2. the Listing Rules (LR)

  3. resources in the Corporate practice area

Mini-index

Schedule B—Setting the scene

Schedule B—Disclosure of Corporate Governance Arrangements

Schedule B—Setting the scene

In a nutshell... Schedule B provides an overview of the corporate governance disclosure requirements under the Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules (DTRs), the Listing Rules (LR) and the UKCG Code.
Versions of the UKCG Code In July 2018 the FRC published a revised version of the UKCG Code. The 2018 edition applies to accounting periods beginning on or after 1 January 2019, although companies may choose to adopt some or all of its provisions before this date. Companies with accounting periods beginning before 1 January 2019 should continue to report against the 2016 edition. The FRC also updated its Guidance on Board Effectiveness, which replaces the 2011 edition. Appendix B