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Jersey AML/CFT SAR rules aide memoir


The FIU has published a helpful aide memoir for NPOs, albeit helpful to all regulated people. Please take a look here or read below.


  • What to do if you have knowledge, suspicion, or reasonable grounds for suspicion that terrorist financing and/or money laundering activity is present?
  • A Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) must be filed with the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) and not the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC).
  • A SAR is the format by which knowledge, suspicion, or reasonable ground for suspicion of money laundering and terrorist financing are reported. A SAR allows information and intelligence to be formally passed to law.
  • Enforcement agencies- helping them prevent, detect, investigate, and prosecute crime.
  • Details on the requirements under the Proceeds of Crime (Jersey) Law 1999 and Terrorism (Jersey) Law 2022 can be located on page 2 of this flow chart.



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