The guidelines contain application checklists and contain information on evidence and information to be provided to the central bank. This article contains a general summary of developments and is not a complete or definitive statement of the law. Where appropriate, specific legal advice should be sought. Since 27 November, the Central Bank`s Solvency II Information Notes 1, 3 and 4 concerning applications for approval of certain items referred to in Article 308a of the Solvency II Directive have been replaced by the seven Guidelines. The new pieces are guidance on Applications for the Approval of:. . . .