534 Liability limitation agreements
534 Liability limitation agreements
Companies Act 2006 | Legislation

(1)     A “liability limitation agreement” is an agreement that purports to limit the amount of a liability owed to a company by its auditor in respect of any negligence, default, breach of duty or breach of trust, occurring in the course of the audit of accounts, of which the auditor may be guilty in relation to the company.

(2)     Section 532 (general voidness of provisions protecting auditors from liability) does not affect the validity of a liability limitation agreement that—

(a)     complies with section 535 (terms of liability limitation agreement) and of any regulations under that section, and