Progress

Current status
processing consultation
25 Jan 2023 processing consultation
16 Nov 2022 in consultation

Scope

Implementers
United Kingdom
Policy Area
Registration and licensing
Policy Instrument
Operational license requirement
Regulated Economic Activity
DLT development
Government Branch
executive
Government Body
other regulatory body
Implementation Level
national

Timeline of events

25 Jan 2023
processing consultation

Closed consultation on Decentralised Autonomous Organisations (DAOs)

On 25 January 2023, the public consultation on the legal classification of Decentralised Autonomous Organisations (DAOs) closed. DAOs include systems relying on protocols such as blockchains or smart contracts, which may or may not be part of wider …

Source
Event type law
Action type consultation closed
Government branch executive
Government body other regulatory body
16 Nov 2022
in consultation

Opened consultation on Decentralised Autonomous Organisations (DAOs)

On 16 November 2022, the United Kingdom Law Commission opened a consultation on the legal classification of Decentralised Autonomous Organisations (DAOs) until 25 January 2023. DAOs include systems relying on protocols such as blockchains or smart c…

Source
Event type law
Action type consultation opened
Government branch executive
Government body other regulatory body