The Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013 (Section 48(1)) (Insurance Undertakings National Specific Templates Reporting Arrangements) Regulations 2016 (Regulations) were signed into law on 11 April 2016. These specify the national specific templates (NSTs) to be submitted to the Central Bank, and the frequency of their submission, by (a) insurers rated 'High Impact' under PRISM, (b) (re)insurers transacting variable annuity business, and (c) EEA insurers with a branch in Ireland where the annual gross written premium in respect of Irish situate risk exceeds €25m. The Regulations apply immediately except in the case of insurers referenced at (c) above, to whom they will apply from 1 January 2017.