Responsible Entities and Superannuation trustees must notify ASIC in writing by 31 January 2017 to if they wish to defer compliance with RG97 from 1 February 2017 to 30 September 2017.

The notification must identify the name of issuer, the relevant PDS, intention to provide further information and identify any product that will not be offered post September 2017.

We have prepared a simple template letter that can be used to notify ASIC, which we can provide at no charge.

Note that you will need to follow up and provide additional information to ASIC in the prescribed form before 1 March 2017.