The Listing Agreement is required to be signed on the first occasion on which any of the issuer's debt securities are listed and must be lodged with the Exchange three clear business days prior to the date of hearing of the application for listing by the Listing Committee (see rule 24.11(5)). A certified copy of the resolution of the issuer's board of directors or other governing body authorising the signing of the Listing Agreement must be lodged with the Exchange prior to the commencement of dealings (see rules 24.11(6)(b) and 24.14(2)).