Consultation outcome

Personal portfolio bonds – reviewing the property categories

This consultation has concluded

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Detail of outcome

The consultation, reviewing the property categories a life insurance policyholder may select without triggering the personal portfolio bonds rules ran from 9 August to 3 October 2016.

Having considered the responses, the government decided to legislate in Finance Bill 2017 to take a power allowing changes to the property which can be selected to be made by regulations. Draft regulations are being published for further consultation.

Original consultation

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A consultation on the property that a life insurance policy can allow to be selected without it becoming a personal portfolio bond.


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