JER States Annual Business Survey


On Mar. 11, JER States announced annual business survey launch.


  • JER States said Statistics Jersey had launched the Annual Business Survey (ABS).
  • Published example survey form, guidance notes, frequently asked questions (FAQs).
  • Summary
  • Is the main structural business survey conducted by Statistics Jersey and replaces two previous surveys - the old Annual business survey and Survey of financial institutions.
  • Covers all business sectors, collects financial data from business end-year accounts - turnover, wages and salaries, goods/services purchases, stocks, capital expenditure.
  • Is a key source of information used for Jersey’s national accounts measures (GVA and GDP) and trade statistics, with businesses selected from the register of undertakings
  • Surveys undertakings of all sizes so that statistics are representative of the economy.
  • It includes all larger undertakings (50 or more employees), as their data is significant.
  • Selects smaller undertakings through a random selection process, these are also important as their trading patterns often differ greatly from those of larger businesses.
  • Effectiveness
  • Selected businesses are required to complete by law; closing date is Jul. 31, 2024.

Regulators JER States
Entity Types Corp
Reference Surv, FAQ, Gd, PR, 3/11/2024
Functions Accounting; Compliance; Financial; Reporting; Research
Countries Jersey
Category
State
Products Corporate; Securities
Regions EMEA
Rule Type Final
Rule Date 3/11/2024
Effective Date 7/31/2024
Rule Id 204311
Linked to N/A
Reg. Last Update 3/11/2024
Report Section UK

Last substantive update on 03/14/2024